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Impaired functioning for at least __ month

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Psychotherapy and meds may be required in the first ___ weeks following trauma only unless there is impaired functioning

4

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What are 1st line options for PTSD?

fluoxetine, paroxetine, sertraline, venlafaxine

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What are 2nd line options for PTSD?

fluvoxamine, mirtazapine, moclobemide and phenelzine

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What can we augment with?

SGAs

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Treat for how long?

1 year usually (to reduce relapse rate and time to relapse)

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Monotherapy with ____ not recommended

BZD

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Is augmentation with BZD recommended?

not recommended but ok for short-term relief of anxiety or insomnia

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_____ for insomnia from PTSD

trazodone

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____ for nightmares from PTSD

prazosin

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What do we use for pregnancy?

therapy plus SSRI or SNRI (not paroxetine)

**NOT benzos as they have risk of orofacial malformations

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What do we use for breastfeeding?

therapy plus paroxetine or sertraline

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