Flashcards in Eating Disorders and Treatment Deck (17)
What are the 3 eating disorder types?
-Binge eating Disorder
Which ones have suicide with them?
-Culimia and anorexia
DSM criteria for Anorexia nervosa
-fear of gaining weight
-distorted perception of body weight and shape
What is the restricting type of anorexia nervosa?
-3 months of no binging or purging
-excessive exercising, fasting
What is the bing-eating/purging type of anorexia nervosa
-3 months of the binging and purging behaviors
Are these ppl underweight ?
-they will try to lose weight fuh sho
What is weight loss viewed as in these people?
-a form of control
What complications do we really have to worry about with these pts?
-cardiac cardiac cardiac!!!!
What will happen to their brain?
Should we replenish these ppl slowly?
-don't rehydrate or feed pts beyond their current capacity
Which drug do we really want to avoid in these ppl?-
-increased seizure risk with binging and purging
-and TCAs (cardiotoxicity- Qtc prolongation)
What BMI are we starting to get into anorexia at?
What makes Bulemics tricky?
-they can be pretty much any body weight!
What is the best treatment usually?
What drug is the only drug indicated for bulemia?
What tx is for binge eating disorder?
-Vyvanse (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate)