Flashcards in 10 - PTSD Deck (12):
Impaired functioning for at least __ month
Psychotherapy and meds may be required in the first ___ weeks following trauma only unless there is impaired functioning
What are 1st line options for PTSD?
fluoxetine, paroxetine, sertraline, venlafaxine
What are 2nd line options for PTSD?
fluvoxamine, mirtazapine, moclobemide and phenelzine
What can we augment with?
Treat for how long?
1 year usually (to reduce relapse rate and time to relapse)
Monotherapy with ____ not recommended
Is augmentation with BZD recommended?
not recommended but ok for short-term relief of anxiety or insomnia
_____ for insomnia from PTSD
____ for nightmares from PTSD
What do we use for pregnancy?
therapy plus SSRI or SNRI (not paroxetine)
**NOT benzos as they have risk of orofacial malformations