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Psychiatric Meds

Psychiatric Medications Review - Psych Mental Health Nursing - generic names

Atypical antipsychotics Clozaril, Risperidal, Seroquel, Zyprexa, Abilify, Geodon, Invega, Latuda, Saphris, Fanapt
Anti-Manic & Mood Stabilizing Drugs Lithium, Depakote, Lamictal, Tegretol, Trileptal
Tricyclic Antidepressants Anfranil, Elavil, Norpramin, Pamelor, Sinequan, Tofranil,Vivactil
SSRIs Prozac, Paxil, Celexa, Zoloft, Luvox, Lexapro, St. John's Wort
MAOIs Marplan, Nardil, Parnate, EMSAM-Patch
SNRI Effexor, Pristiq, Cymbalta
Benzodiazepines/ Anxiolytics Ativan, Klonopin, Librium, Tranxene, Valium, Xanax
other compounds Wellbutrin
Typical Antipsychotics Haldol, Mellaril, Prolixin, Stelazine, Thorazine, Moban, Loxitane, Serentil, Trilafon,
EPS Side Effect Treatment Agents Artane, Benadryl, Cogentin, Symmetrel
Non-Benzodiazepine- Anxiolytics Buspar, Inderal, Kava-Kava, Vistaril
Hypnotics & Herbals Ambien, Desyrel, Lunesta, Melatonin, Restoril, Valerian, Sonata, Rozerem
Substance Abuse Related Drugs Antabuse, Campral, Catapress, Methadone, Suboxone, Topamax
CNS Stimulants- ADHD Treatment Adderall, Focalin, Ritalin, Strattera, Vyvanse
Nursing Interventions for Atypical Antipsychotics Blood Pressure Checks, BMI measurements, blood glucose, lipids, monitor for hyperglycemia, assess for sedation or hypotension
Atypical Antipsychotics Side Effects risk of metabolic syndrome, increased weight, blood glucose, triglycerides, hypotension, sedation, dizziness
Tricyclic Antidepressants Side Effects dizziness, drowsiness, diarrhea, dry mouth, urinary retention, and orthostatic hypotension serious adverse reactions are paralytic ileus, acute renal failure, hypertension, and hypertensive crisis, depending on the specific product.
Tricyclic Antidepressants Nursing Interventions Blood Pressure, pulse, Monitor laboratory studies, weight increase, appetite increase, mental status, mood, sensorium, affect, suicidal tendencies,Urinary retention, constipation
Created by: TBess