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Flashcards in Antipsychotic Agents Deck (18):
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clozapine

Second Generation Antipsychotics q

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quetiapine ( Seroquel)

Second Generation Antipsychotics

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haloperidol

First Generation Antipyschotics

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valproic acid

Tx of Mania and bipolar disorder

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these drugs have higher side effects such as diabetes, hypercholesterolemia, and weight gain

second generation antipsychotics

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Chlorpromazine

First Generation Antipyschotics

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these drugs decrease effectiveness of DA to produce an action potential; produce effects on movement ; effective on positive signs of schizophrenia ; D2 antagonists

first generation antipsychotics

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ziprasidone

Second Generation Antipsychotics

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lithium

Tx of Mania and bipolar disorder

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thioridazine

First Generation Antipyschotics

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fluphenazine

First Generation Antipyschotics

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olanzapine

Second Generation Antipsychotics

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carbamazepine

Tx of Mania and bipolar disorder

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MOA of this class of drugs is not understood; appears to inhibit two signal transduction pathways

Tx of Mania

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thiothixene

First Generation Antipyschotics

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risperidone

Second Generation Antipsychotics

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these drugs are aka atypical antipyschotics; do not produce movement disorders; effective control of positive and negative signs of schizophrenia

second generation antipsychotics

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aripiprazole ( Abilify)

Second Generation Antipsychotics