Anxiety pharm

  1. OCD drugs
    SSRI> Clomipramine, +/- atypicals as adjuncts
  2. Panic disorders
    antidepressants, benzos
  3. Social disorders
    benzos, with buspirone as an adjuvant
  4. PTSD
    SSRI, antipsychotics for psychosis, clonidine, BBs, and anticonvulsants for flashbacks
  5. m/c drugs used for anxiety
    antidepressants
  6. rapid tx of panic disorder
    Benzo, may consider antidepressant and taper off Bzdp for long term
  7. nl tx of panic disorder
    antidepressant, if that doesn't work use alternative and then add BZDP for a few weeks, if that doesn't work, use alt. meds
Author
bigfootedbertha
ID
91393
Card Set
Anxiety pharm
Description
for upcoming exam
Updated