Kaplan & Sadock's Pocket Handbook of Psychiatric Drug Treatment

Kaplan & Sadock's Pocket Handbook of Psychiatric Drug Treatment

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"Kaplan & Sadock's Pocket Handbook of Psychiatric Drug Treatment" covers the entire spectrum of clinical drug therapy for adults, elderly adults, pregnant and nursing women, and children. Drugs are listed alphabetically, for quick navigation, and each drug entry includes name, molecular structure, dosing, pharmacological actions, indications and clinical applications, side effects and adverse/allergic reactions, and drug interactions. In the front are tables listing the chapters where each drug is discussed and the common disorders for which each is used. Color drug plates in the front help with rapid recognition of all major drugs.
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  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 246.38 x 254 x 96.52mm | 1,973.12g
  • Philadelphia, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised edition
  • Illustrations (some col.)
  • 1609139682
  • 9781609139681
  • 1,564,368

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ContentsPreface ... viiAcknowledgments ... ix1. General Principles of Psychopharmacology ... 12. alpha2-Adrenergic Receptor Agonists, alpha1-Adrenergic Receptor Antagonists:Clonidine, Guanfacine, Minipress and Yohimbine... 253. beta-Adrenergic Receptor Antagonists ... 334. Anticholinergics and Amantadine ... 395. Anticonvulsants ... 456. Antihistamines ... 567. Barbiturates and Similarly Acting Drugs ... 618. Benzodiazepines and Drugs Acting on Benzodiazepine Receptors ... 689. Bupropion ... 8010. Buspirone ... 8511. Calcium Channel Inhibitors ... 8912. Carbamazepine and Oxcarbazepine ... 9313. Cholinesterase Inhibitors and Memantine ... 10114. Disulfiram and Acamprosate... 10815. Dopamine Receptor Agonists and Precursors ... 11316. Dopamine Receptor Antagonists (First Generation Antipsychotics) ... 11817. Lamotrigine ... 13718. Lithium ... 14119. Melatonin Agonists: Ramelton and Melatonin ... 15720. Mirtazapine ... 16121. Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors ... 16422. Nefazodone ... 17123. Opioid Receptor Agonists: Methadone and Buprenorphine ... 17424. Opioid Receptor Antagonists: Naltrexone, Nalmefene, and Naloxone . . 18125. Phosphodiesterase-5 Inhibitors ... 18826. Selective Serotonin-Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitors ... 19327. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors ... 20028. Serotonin-Dopamine Antagonists and Similarly Acting Drugs(Second Generation or Atypical Antipsychotics) ... 21729. Sympathomimetics and Related Drugs... 23830. Thyroid Hormones ... 24831. Trazodone ... 25132. Tricyclics and Tetracyclics ... 25533. Valproate ... 26634. Nutritional Supplements ... 27435. Intoxication and Overdose ... 288Index... 299About the Authors ... 315
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