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Flashcards in Antidepressant drugs by class Deck (19):
1

Phenelzine

MAOi

2

Desipramine

Tricyclic

Blocks reuptake of NE or 5-HT, blocks muscarinic, a-adrenergic, dopamine, and histamine receptors

3

Tranylcypromine

MAOi

4

Sertraline

SSRI

5

Bupropion

atypical (NDRI)

6

Escitalopram

SSRI

7

Amitriptyline

Tricyclic

8

Duloxetine

SNRI

9

Mirtazapine

Atypical
5HT2a antagonist; also inhibits 5HT reuptake

10

Citalopram

SSRI

11

Paroxetine

SSRI

12

Venlafaxine

SNRI

13

Lithium

depletes secondary messengers IP3 and DAG, important in a-adrenergic and muscarinic-cholinergic transmission

14

Imipramine

Tricyclic

15

Fluoxetine

SSRI

16

Nortryptyline

Tricyclic

17

Phenelzine

MAOi

18

Desipramine

Tricyclic

19

What does blocking 5HT2a result in?

avoids excessive serotonin side effects from the SSRI

blocking 5ht2a in the nigrastriatal system increases DA there

increases norepi

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