The Clinical Handbook of Psychotropic Drugs / Edition 17

The Clinical Handbook of Psychotropic Drugs / Edition 17

by Kalyna Z. Bezchlibnyk-Butler
     
 

This 11x8.5", plastic spiral bound handbook provides details on all classes of psychotropic drugs, including drugs of abuse and herbal products. Entries overview therapeutic effects, dosage, indications, adverse effects, and withdrawal, and give information on pediatric and geriatric implications, use in pregnancy, and drug interactions. Reproducible patient… See more details below

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This 11x8.5", plastic spiral bound handbook provides details on all classes of psychotropic drugs, including drugs of abuse and herbal products. Entries overview therapeutic effects, dosage, indications, adverse effects, and withdrawal, and give information on pediatric and geriatric implications, use in pregnancy, and drug interactions. Reproducible patient instructions are included. The editor is affiliated with the Clarke site, Center for Addiction and Mental Health, Canada. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780889373457
Publisher:
Hogrefe Publishing
Publication date:
06/28/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Antidepressants2
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)68
Bright light therapy (BLT)73
Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS)75
Antipsychotics (neuroleptics)77
Agents for treating extrapyramidal side effects126
Anxiolytic agents126
Hypnotics/sedatives134
Mood stabilizers161
Drugs for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder193
Drugs for treatment of dementia211
Sex-drive depressants222
Drugs of abuse226
Treatment of substance use disorders252
New unapproved treatments of psychiatric disorders267
Herbal and "natural" products279

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