Flashcards in 8 Mental Workshop Deck (5):
Drugs that may cause serotonin syndrom
Pathways associated with antipsychotic da block
Mesolimbic - reduces positive symptoms
Mesocortical - increases neg symptoms (aytypicals don't block here)
Nigrostriatal - PD like symptoms (typical only)
Tuberoinfundibular - sex dys, galactorrhea
Differential diag for depression
When is clozapine for
Must be prescribed with
If two antipsychotics have been tried
Because of blood dyscrasias adn neutropenia.
Laxative - people die from bowel perforation.