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What Works For Anxiety Disorders–Anti-Anxiety Drugs

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WHAT ARE THEY?
Anti-anxiety drugs are used mainly for …

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Withdrawal effects

August 21, 2016 – 1:13 pm | 53 views
Withdrawal effects

Withdrawal effects
How can I tell the difference between withdrawal problems and relapse?
There are three ways to tell if symptoms are the result of withdrawal, according to one expert, David Healy, who applied it to SSRIs …

Alprazolam

December 17, 2010 – 12:22 pm | 770 views
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Alprazolam
Alprazolam (trade name Xanax, among others) is a potent short-acting drug of the benzodiazepine class. It is primarily used to treat moderate to severe anxiety disorders (e.g., social anxiety disorder) and panic attacks, and is …

Psychiatric Medications

December 15, 2010 – 7:08 pm | 799 views

Trade and Generic Names of Psychiatric Medications

Abilify, Abilify Discmelt        aripiprazole  Antipsychotic

Acamprosate             Campral                 Rx of alcoholism
Adderall                amphetamine salts       Psychostimulant / ADD

Adderall-XR             amphetamine salts       Psychostimulant / ADD
Adapin                  doxepin                 Antidepressant

Alertec                 Modafinil               Psychostimulant
Akineton                biperiden               Side-effect control

alprazolam              Xanax, …

Tegretol

September 14, 2008 – 2:13 pm | 570 views
Tegretol

TEGRETOL Novartis
Carbamazepine
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Anticonvulsant, antimanic agent. Epilepsy: Adults and children > 12 years – initially, 100-200 mg once or twice a day; increased in divided doses until best response obtained. Optimal daily dosage: 800-1200 mg. Rarely, …