Pocket Psych Drugs: Point-of-Care Clinical Guide

Editor/Author Pedersen, Darlene D.
Publication Year: 2018
Publisher: F.A.Davis Company

ISBN: 978-0-8036-7578-0
Category: Health & Medicine - Pharmaceutical Science
Image Count: 5
Book Status: Pending
Predicted Release Month: March 2019
Table of Contents

From alprazolam to zolpidem--this handy guide delivers quick access to the important pharmacologic content for 80 psychotropic drugs. Organized by generic name, each monograph covers indications (including off-label use) pharmacokinetics, dosages, adverse reactions, and drug interactions, including herbal and food interactions.

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Table of Contents

  • Tab 1: Basics of Psychopharmacology/ Biology and Drug Classes
  • Pharmacokinetics/ Pharmacodynamics
  • The Limbic System (Figure)
  • Synapse Transmission (Figure)
  • Autonomic Nervous System: Sympathetic and Parasympathetic Effects
  • Neurotransmitters
  • Medication and the Elderly
  • Pharmacokinetics in the Elderly
  • Medications and Children
  • Indications/Off-Label Uses
  • Pediatric Dosing
  • Psychotropic Adverse Effects
  • Extrapyramidal Symptoms (EPS)
  • Tardive Dyskinesia
  • Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome (NMS)
  • Serotonin Syndrome
  • Treatment-Emergent Diabetes
  • Antiparkinsonian Agents
  • Drug-Herbal Interactions
  • Therapeutic Drug Classes
  • Side Effects Associated With Therapeutic Classes
  • Black Box Warnings
  • Tab 2: Psychotropic Drugs A–C
  • ALPRAZolam
  • Amitriptyline
  • Amphetamine Mixtures
  • ARIPiprazole
  • Atomoxetine
  • Benztropine
  • Brexpiprazole
  • BuPROPion HCl
  • BusPIRone
  • CarBAMazepine
  • Cariprazine
  • ChlordiazePOXIDE
  • ChlorproMAZINE
  • Citalopram
  • ClomiPRAMINE
  • ClonazePAM
  • CloZAPine
  • Tab 3: Psychotropic Drugs D–G
  • Desipramine
  • Desvenlafaxine
  • Dextroamphetamine
  • Diazepam
  • Donepezil
  • Doxepin
  • DULoxetine
  • Escitalopram
  • Eszopiclone
  • FLUoxetine
  • FluPHENAZine
  • Flurazepam
  • FluvoxaMINE
  • Gabapentin
  • Galantamine
  • Tab 4: Psychotropic Drugs H–M
  • Haloperidol
  • HydrOXYzine
  • Imipramine
  • Isocarboxazid
  • LamoTRIgine
  • Levomilnacipran
  • Lisdexamfetamine
  • Lithium
  • LORazepam
  • Loxapine
  • Lurasidone
  • Memantine
  • Methylphenidate
  • Mirtazapine
  • Molindone
  • Tab 5: Psychotropic Drugs N–Q
  • Nortriptyline
  • Olanzapine (with fluoxetine)
  • Oxazepam
  • Paliperidone
  • Paroxetine HCl
  • Perphenazine
  • Phenelzine
  • Pimozide
  • Propranolol
  • QUEtiapine
  • Tab 6: Psychotropic Drugs R–Z
  • Ramelteon
  • Risperidone
  • Rivastigmine
  • Selegiline Transdermal
  • Sertraline
  • Suvorexant
  • Temazepam
  • Thiamine [Vitamin]
  • Thioridazine
  • Thiothixene
  • Topiramate
  • Tranylcypromine
  • Trazodone
  • Triazolam
  • Trihexyphenidyl
  • Valbenazine
  • Valproates
  • Venlafaxine
  • Vortioxetine
  • Zaleplon
  • Ziprasidone
  • Zolpidem
  • Tab 7: Labs/Protocols
  • Therapeutic Plasma Levels: Mood Stabilizers
  • Plasma Levels/Laboratory Test Monitoring
  • Disorders and Labs/Tests Performed
  • Clozapine Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy (REMS) Program
  • Common Laboratory Values
  • General Chemistry
  • Hematology
  • Treatment Algorithms in Psychopharmacology
  • IPAP Schizophrenia Algorithm
  • Tab 8: Tools
  • Trade Names to Generic Names (Drugs A-Z)
  • Abbreviations
  • Psychotropic Approximate Dose Equivalences
  • Pregnancy Categories and Controlled Substances Schedules
  • BMI/Metabolic Syndrome
  • MAOI Diet (Tyramine) Restrictions
  • Nonpharmacological Treatments of Depression/ Other Disorders
  • References