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Depression

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munsele's version from 2016-07-02 20:37

Section 1

Question Answer
Seasonal Affective Disorder dosing of bupropion150QD titrate to 300mg QD; start in early fall and titrate off in spring
Brisdelle indicationvasmotor sx of menopause
Tx resistant depression optionsAugmentation with Lithium, dose increase, AP usage (happening a lot in kiddos)
Serotonergic non antidepressant examples Lithobid, Ultram, demerol, St. john's wort
In utero SSRI exposurePPHN
SNRI common SEsexual dysfxn, diaphoresis, elevated HR and BP
Emsam applicationchange daily, wash hands with soap, pick time of day they'll remember
Emsamselegiline
SSRI and SNRI electrolyte effecthyponatremia
TCAs effect on the heartQT prolongation
SarafemFluoxetine
ParoxetinePaxil, Brisdelle, Pexeva
FluoxetineProzac
BrintellixVortioxetine
Forfivo CISeizure disorder, using other forms of bupropion, bulimia, anorexia, or MAO inhibitor use within the past 14 days
ForfivoBupropion XL
Agent with low risk of sexual dysfxnBupropion
TCAs MOAthe tricyclics block acetylcholine and histamine receptors, NE, and 5HT
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Section 2

Question Answer
SymbyaxFluoxetine and Olanzapine
OleptroTrazodone
Lexapro max dose20mg/day (s enantiomer of celexa..so half the max dose)
Bupropion brand namesWellbutrin, buproban, Aplenzin, Zyban
Two drug classes that can worsen depressionOC and BBLs (---Clonidine can as well)
Medications for PMDDYaz, some SSRIs (Sarafem, Zoloft)
Bupropion max dose450mg, 522 if using Aplenzin
Nefazodone toxicityhepatotoxicity
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