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Alprazolam Benzo Xanax May help people with depression
Midazolam Benzo Versed Induces anesthesia
Triazolam Benzo Halcion Short acting, rebound anxiety
Chlordiazepoxide Benzo Libruim
Ozazepam Benzo Serax
Diazepam Benzo Valium Long acting Centrally acting as well Withdrawal supressant Anesthesia
Temazepam Benzo Restoril
Lorazepam Benzo Ativan Not metabolized in liver Withdrawal supressant. anesthesia
Flumazenil Benzo Antagonist Romazicon Can trigger seizures
Phenobarbital Barbiturate Long acting
Butalbital Barbiturate Fiorinal Intermediate acting
Thiopental Barbiturate Zanaflex Short acting
Pentobarbital Barbiturate Nembutal Intermediate acting
Baclofen Centrally Acting Relaxant GABA analog Lioresal
Metaxalone Centrally Acting Relaxant Skelaxin
Cyclobenzaprine Centrally Acting Relaxant Flexeril
Tizanidine Centrally Acting Relaxant Zanaflex
Ramelteon Melatonin Agonist Rozerem
Buspirone Anxiolytic 5 HT1a Mechanism Low abuse potential Low side effects
GHB Liquid X GABA analog
Disulfiram Alcohol Abuse Inhibits aldehyde dehydrogenase terrible reaction if you drink
Naltrexone Alcohol Abuse
Acamprosate Alcohol Abuse
Zaleplon Short acting sleep Sonata
Alcohol Withdrawal Give benzo, phenytoin etc to prevent seizure Clonidine can help with autonomic effects
Chlorpromazine Antipsychotic Phenothizine Thorazine Prototype drug
Trifluoperazine Antipsychotic Stelazine More potent, less general side effects, More EPS
Fluphenazine Antipsychotic Prolixin Similiar to trifluoperazine long acting forms, decanoat and enathate
Prochlorperazine Antipsychotic Compazine used commonly as an antiemetic
Haloperidol Antipsychotic Haldol great EPS long acting decanoate form
Clozapine Antipsychotic Clozaril Works well can cause agranulocytosis risk of weight gain, diabetes, high cost Anticholinergic
Olanzapine Antipsychotic Clozapine analog
Risperidone Antipsychotic Risperdal Newer one of the most widely used blocks dopamine and serotonin receptors
Imipramine TCA Prototype
Amitriptyline TCA Elavil More sedation and worst anticholinergic activity
Fluoxetine SSRI Prototype Takes a while to reach steady state. slow, hepatic elimination Less side effects
Sertraline SSRI Fewer drug interaction than fluoxetine
Paroxetine SSRI more weight gain
Citalopram SSRI Newest
Bupropion Antidepressant Selective blocks dopamine reuptake mild stimulant activity Used in dependence treatment
Venlafaxine SNRI More rapid onset of action. stimulant activity
Duloxetine SNRi Newer venlafaxine neuropathic pain
Trazadone Antidepressant Inhibits serotonin uptake and blocks 5ht2 few side effects very sedating, taken at night
Mirtazepine Antidepressant blocks presynaptic alpha 2 receptors enhances release of seortonin and norepinephrine
Atomoxatine Antidepressant NE reuptake inhibitor, selective
Phenelzine MAOI
Trancypromine MAOI
Selegiline MAOI MAOb selective (DA) Emsam transdermal patch Parkinsons
Carbamazepine Mania
Valproic acid Mania
Clonazepam Mania
Theophylline Stimulant treats asthma apnea in preterm infants Caffeine too
Created by: amarche1