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Loperamide

Opioid

2

Meperidine

Opioid

3

Diphenoxylate

Opioid

4

Butorphenol

Opioid partial agonist

5

Tramadol

Very weak opioid agonist

Also inhibits 5-HT and NE reuptake

6

Thiopental

Barbiturate

7

Chlordiazepoxide

Benzo

8

Eszopiclone

Non-benzo hypnotic

9

Arylcyclohexylamine

Aka Ketamine

PCP analog, blocks NMDA receptors

10

Dantrolene

Ryanidine receptor inhibitor

Blocks Ca release, preventing/treating neuroleptic malignant syndrome

11

Baclofen

GABA analog

For spinal cord injuries and muscle spasms

12

Parkinsons Drugs

BALSA

Bromocriptine
Amantadine
Levodopa
Selegiline
Antimuscarinics (Benztropine)

13

Alzheimer drugs

Memantine (NMDA antag)

Donepezil
Galantamine
Rivastigmine
(AChE inhibitors)

14

Huntington drugs

Tetrabenazine
Reserpine
(Inhibit vesicular monoanine transporter; VMAT)

Haloperidol
(DA antag)

15

1st line for tonic-clonic sz

Phenytoin
Carbamazepine
Valproate

16

1st line for simple partial sz

Carbamazepine

17

1st line for complex partial sz

Carbamazepine

18

1st line for ACUTE exacerbation of status epilepticus

Benzos

19

1st line for PROPHYLAXIS of status epilepticus

Phenytoin

20

1st line for eclampsia sz

MgSO4

21

1st line for trigeminal neuralgia

Carbamazepine

22

1st line for NEONATAL sz

Phenobarbital

23

Sz drugs that cause Steven-Johnson

Ethosuximide
Phenytoin
Carbamazepine
Lamotrigine

24

Sz drug that causes gingival hyperplasia

Phenytoin

25

Sz drug that can cause SIADH

Carbamazepine

26

Sz drugs contra in pregnancy

Phenytoin (teratogen)
Carbamazepine (teratogen)
Valproate (NT defects)

27

Sz drug that causes wt. gain

Valproate

28

Sz drug that can cause fatal hepatotoxicity

Valproate

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Fentanyl

Opioid