Flashcards in 9 - OCD Deck (9):
What is 1st line for OCD?
specialized CBT with SSRIs
When should we expect to see benefit with SSRIs for OCD?
80% of benefits happen within 6 weeks at therapeutic dose, but may take up to 12 weeks too see max benefit
Lack of response at ___ weeks means low likelihood of improvement at 12 weeks
What are some other drugs you can use?
-clomipramine, venlafaxine or mitrazapine
What can you augment with?
When should you monitor for efficacy after starting an augmenting agent?
at 4 weeks
How long should you treat for?
Options for pregnancy?
CBT and SSRIs if necessary (not paroxetine)