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Methylphenidate

Ritalin

CNS Stim

blocks D/NE reuptake receptors
Mild inhibitor of MAO

ADHD and narcolepsy

2

Dexmethylpheniate

Ritalin Derivative

CNS Stim

blocks D/NE reuptake receptors
Mild inhibitor of MAO

ADHD and narcolepsy

3

Mixed Amphetamine Salts

CNS Stim

blocks storage vesicles-increase NE/D release
Block D reuptake

ADHD, wt control, narcolepsy

4

Dextroampehtatime

Adderall

CNS Stim

blocks storage vesicles-increase NE/D release
Block D reuptake

ADHD, wt control, narcolepsy

5

Atomoxetine

Non Stim

NE reuptake inhibitor
Adoslescents>adults=2 week lag time

6

Guanfacine

Non stim

a2 adrenergic agonist
-stim in PFC enhance executive fun, attentiveness, working memory

7

Clonidine

Non stim

a2 adrenergic agonist
-stim in PFC enhance executive fun, attentiveness, working memory

8

Bupriopion

Non Stim

DA and NE reuptake inhibitors

9

Tricyclic Antidepressants

Non Stim

DA and NE reuptake inhibitors

10

Adipex/Desoxyn

Meth

ADHD/wt control

11

Drug classes

ALL CLASS 2 (non stims are 4 or less)
-Methylphenidate, amphetamine, meth, coke

12

Cocaine

topical local anesthetic

inhibits D, NE, 5HT reuptake

Cardiac problems/paranoia

not physio depdence, psychological

hyperthermia (@ OD) more than meth!

4-8 day paranoia vs 1-2wks for meth

13

Reuptake Transporters of D, NE, 5HT

DAT, NET, SERT

14

Coke/ampthetamine Mechanism

coke-inhibit DAT, NET, SERT

Amphetamine-inhibit DAT and binds to VMAT=increase DA release into synapse

15

coke and meth and babies

cross placenta

meth also in breast milk

16

prazosin

and how trx coke/meth withdrawal

alpha 1 antagonist

relieve coke/meth withdrawal sx
(also use anti psych, anxiolytics, antidep)