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CNS stimulants

What type of medications are used for ADHD CNS stimulants
Name 5 medications used to treat ADHD Dextroamphetamine(Dexadrine); Methylpenidate (Ritalin, Concerta);Dexmethylphenidate (Focalin); Dextroamphetamine/amphetamine (Adderall)
2002 US FDA approved what other drug for ADHD Atomoxetine(Strattera)
Atomoxetine(Strattera) is what kind of drug SSRI
People with history of seizures or eating disorders should not take this medication for ADHD Wellbutrin (Buproprion)
Wellbutrin may cause an increase in suicidal thoughts and behavior in children adolescents and young adults with major depressive disorder or other psychiatric disorder.
Wellbutrin may also cause hostility, agitation, and depressed mood.
what medications may be used for Children with ADHD ages 3-5 yo Dexadrine and Adderall
Severe liver damage has been noted with use of Atomoxetine monitor for following side effects Itching, dark urine, RUQ pain, yellow skin/eyes, sore throat, fever, and malaise
When using CNS stimulants what should be assessed weekly The patients weight
What antidepressants have been used in the treatment of ADHD Wellbutrin, Desipramine(norpramin), Nortriptyline(pamelor), Imipramine(tofranil TCA)
What are the actions of the CNS stimulants Increase levels of Norepinephrine, Dopamine, and Serotonin in the CNS
What is the action of Wellbutrin (bupropion) Blocks neuronal uptake of Norepinepherine, serotonin and Dopamine.
What are some contraindications to CNS stimulants Advanced Anteriosclerosis, Cardio disease, hypertension, Hyperthyroid, Glaucoma, During or within 14 days with MAOIs
Atomoxetine (Strettera)contraindicated in clients with Narrow Angle glaucoma
Wellbutrin (Bupropion) is contraindicated in clients with seizure disorders, acute phase MI and Bulimia or Anorexia
CNS stimulants should be used with caution lactating clients, psychotic children, tourett's, insomnia, suicidal or homicidal
CNS stimulants have what interacting may alter insulin requirements
Interactions of what two drugs may increase risk of Malignant syndrome Atomoxetine and MAOIs
Psychotropic medications Medications that affect psychic function or experience
TCAs have what physiological effects decrease depression relieves severe pain prevent panic attacks
SSRIs have what physiological effects decrease depression controls anxiety controls obsessions
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