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Flashcards in Medications Deck (19):
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paroxetine (Paxil)

- SSRI
- also for chronic pain

2

clozapine (Clozaril)

- secondary drug for bipolar disorder
- mood stabilizer

3

Galantamine (Reminyl)

indirect cholinergic stimulators

4

levodopa (Sinemet, Dopar)

resolves dopamine deficiency

5

Donepezil (Aricept)

indirect cholinergic stimulators

6

amitriptyline (Elavil)

tricyclic antidepressant

7

Mannitol (Osmitrol)

- blood pressure
- cranial pressure

8

aripiprazole (Abilify)

- secondary drug for bipolar disorder
- mood stabilizer

9

gabapentin (Neurontin)

- inhibitory neurotransmitter
- chronic pain

10

Vitamin E (same)

may prevent CNS damage from free radicals

11

Tacrine (Cognex)

indirect cholinergic stimulators

12

botulininumtoxin A (Botox)

tone inhibition

13

risperidone (Risperdal)

- secondary drug for bipolar disorder
- mood stabilizer

14

Baclofen (Lioresal)

tone inhibition

15

phenelzine (Nardil)

MAO inhibitor

16

lithium (lithobid)

bipolar disorder

17

Estrogen (same)

may prevent CNS damage from free radicals

18

amoxapine (Asendin)

tricyclic antidepressant

19

Amantadine (Symmetrel)

- antiviral
- Parkinsons's Disease

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