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Flashcards in Neuro drugs Deck (18):
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Benzodiazepine with longest half life

Chlordiazepoxide

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Antidote for benzodiazepine overdose

Flumazenil

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Date rape drugs

Alcohol, flunitrazepam, gamma-hydroxybutyrate

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Ultra short acting barbiturate

Thiopental

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Barbiturate with SE of acute intermittent porphyria

Thiopental, pentobarbital

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Barbiturate wc can be used for gilberts syndrome

Phenobarbital

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Use of zoloidem

Zzzzzz... Insomnia

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Indication for buspirone

Generalized anxiety disorder

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Partial agonist at 5 HT1a receptors and possibly D2 receptors

Buspirone

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Drug that blocks alcohol dehydrogenase

Fomepizole

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Drug that blocks aldehyde dehydrogenase

Disulfiram

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Responsible for ethanol metabolism at blood levels higher than 100mg/dL

Microsomal ethanol oxidizing system

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Ataxia, confusion, ophthalmoplegia

Wernicke-korsakoff syndrome

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Most common manifestation of fetal alcohol syndrome

Mental retardation

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Halluncinations, autonomic disability , delirium, 48-72 hrs post discontinuation of alcohol

Delirium tremens - HAD 48

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DOC for alcohol withdrawal syndrome

Long acting benzodiazepine

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Drugs that can cause disulfiram rxn

Chlorpropamide, cefoperazone, cefomandole, cefotetan, procarbazine, metronidazole

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Management for methanol poisoning

Ethanol, fomepizole