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Psychotropic Classes

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typical first generation antipsychotics chlorpromazine(Thorazine), fluphenazine (Prolixin), haloperidol (Haldol), loxapine (Loxitane), perphenazine (Trilafon), pimozide (Orap), prochlorperazine (Compazine), thioridazine (Melleril), thiothixene (Navane), trifluoperazine (Stelazine)
atypical second generation antipsychotics aripiprazole (Abilify), asenapine (Saphris), iloperidone (Fanapt), lurasidone (Latuda), olanzapine (Zyprexa), paliperidone (Invega), quetiapine (Seroquel), risperidone (Risperdal), Ziprasidone (geodon), clozapine (Clozaril)
anticholinergics (treatment of EPS) benztropine (Cogentin), biperiden(Akineton), trihexyphenidyl(Artane)
antihistamines (treatment of EPS) diphenhydramine (Benadryl)
dopaminergic agonists amantadine(Symmetrel)
classes of drugs used for treatment of EPS anticholinergics, antihistamines, dopaminergic agonists
drugs used for treatment of TD tetrabenazine (Xenazine), benzos, vitamin E
mood stablizing agents include antimanics, anticonvulsants, calcium channel blockers, antipsychotics
antimanic mood stabilizing agents lithium carbonate (Eskalith, Lithobid)
anticonvulsant mood stabilizing agents carbamazepine (Tegretol), clonazepam** (Klonopin), valproic acid (Depakene, depakote), lamictal (Lamotrigine), topirimate (Topamax), oxcarbazepine (Trileptal) **klonopin is a benzo with anticonvulsant properties
calcium channel blocker mood stabilizing agent verapamil (Calan, Isoptin)
classes of antidepressants tricyclics, SSRIs, SNRIs, heterocyclics, MAOIs, combination drugs
tricyclic antidepressants include amitriptyline (Elavil), amoxapine (Asendin), clomipramine (Anafranil), desipramine (Norpramin), doxepin (Silenor), imipramine (Tofranil), nortriptyline (Aventyle; Pamelor), protriptyline (Vivactil), trimipramine (Surmontil)
SSRIs citalopram (Celexa), escitalopram (Lexapro), fluoxetine (Prozac, Serafem), fluvoxamine (Luvox), paroxetine (Paxil), sertraline (Zoloft), vilazodone (Viibryd)**, vortiozetine (Brintellix) **viibryd also acts as a partial serotonergic agonist.
SNRIs desvenlafaxine (Pristiq), duloxetine (Cymbalta), levomilnacipran (Fetzima), venlafaxine (Effexor)
heterocyclics buproprion (Wellbutrin), maprotiline (Deprilept), mirtazapine (Remeron), nefazodone (Serzone), trazodone (Desyrel)
MAOIs isocarboxazid (Marplan), phenelzine (Nardil), tranylcypromine (Parnate), selegiline transdermal system (Emsam)
combination antidepressants olanzapine and fluoxetine (Symbyax), chlordiazepoxide and fluoxetine (Limbitrol), perphenazine and amitriptyline (Etafon)
class of drugs that are antianxiety agents antihistamines, anticonvulsants, antihypertensives, antipsychotics, Azaspirodecanedione, benzos, carbamate derivatices, SSRIs, SNRIs, TCAs
antihistamine antianxiety agents hydroxyzine (Atarax, Vistaril)
anticonvulsant antianxiety agents gabapentin (Neurontin)
azaspirodecanedione antianxiety agents buspirone (Buspar)
benzodiazepine antianxiety agents alprazolam (Xanax), chlordiazepoxide (Librium), clonazepam (Klonopin), clorazepate (Tranxene), diazepam (Valium), lorazepam (Ativan), oxazepam (Serax).
carbamate derivative antianxiety agent meprobamate (Miltown, Equanil, Meprospan)
medications that treat alcohol dependence acamprosate (Campral), disulfiram (Antabuse), oral naltrexone (ReVia), injectable naltrexone (Vivitrol), nalmefene (Revex), topiramate (Topamax)
medications for replacement therapy (alcohol) MVT and thiamine
classes of medications for alcohol intoxication benzos and anticonvulsants
medications that treat opioid dependence oral naltrexone (ReVia), oral nalmefene (Revex), methadone, buprenorphine (Subutex), buprenorphine + naloxone (Suboxone), clonidine (Catapres)
medication that treats opioid intoxication naloxone (Narcan)
Medication that treats CNS depressant withdrawal (barbituates) phenobarbitol (Luminal)
stimulant intoxication treatment chlordiazepoxide, haloperidol (Haldol)
medicaiton that treats cocaine withdrawal and abstinence desipramine (Norpramin)
medication to treat nicotine dependence buproprion (Zyban, Wellbutrin), varenicline (Chantix), nicotine replacement therapies
classes of drugs that treat dementia cholinesterase inhibitor, NMDA receptor agonists, antipsychotics, antidepressants, benzos.
cholinesterase inhibitors include donepezil (Aricept), rivastigmine (Exelon), galantamine (Razadyne)
NMDA receptor agonist memantine (Namenda)
NMDA stands for N-Methyl-D-aspartate
classes of medication to treat ADHD stimulants, nonstimulants, tricyclic antidepressants, azaspirodecanedione, antihypertensives
stimulant medications include methylphenidate (Concerta, Datrana, Metadate, Methylin, Quillivant, Ritalin) dextroamphetamine (Dexedrine), dextroampetamine and amphetamine (Adderall), Lisdexamfetamine dimesylate (Vyvanse), Dexmethylphenidate (Focalin)
nonstimulant treatment for ADHD atomoxetine (Strattera)
antihypertensive medication for ADHD clonidine (Catapres, Kapvay) and guanfacine (Intuniv, Tenex)
azaspirodecanedione agents for ADHD buspirone (Buspar)
Medication classes to treat sleep sedatives/hypnotic agents, antidepressants, benzos, beta-blockers
sedative/hypnotic sleep aids include eszopiclone(Lunesta), zaleplon (Sonata), zolpidem (Ambien)
antidepressants for sleep mirtazepine (Remeron), trazadone (Desyrel), ramelteon (Rozerem)
beta blockers for sleep propranolol (Inderal)
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