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is risperidone an maoi

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Dr. Jill Koehler
33 years experience in Pediatrics
Neither are MAOI: Citalopram is an antidepressant in a class of drugs called serotonin reuptake inhibitors. They are not related to MAOI. Risperidone is a second genera ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Koenigsberg
41 years experience in Psychiatry
See below: Common mono amine oxidase inhibitors are parnate, (tranylcypromine) Marplan and nardil. There are many others available in other countries, and they ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience in Psychiatry
Antidepressant: Monoamine oxidase inhibitors. these medications prevent the break down of monoamine neurotransmitters. They are typically use for depression.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
32 years experience in Psychiatry
Neither: Reboxetine is a norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor.
A female asked:
Dr. Aaron Ament
57 years experience in Psychiatry
No: It is an antidepressant of the tricyclic group - very different.
A member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
MAO or SSRi?: Is lamotrigine an maoi or an ssri? ANS: Neither. It is generally accepted to be a member of the sodium channel blocking class of antiepileptic drugs. ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chris Esguerra
15 years experience in Psychiatry
No -an antipsychotic: Seroquel, or quetiapine, is a second generation antipsychotic used to treat schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders and bipolar disorder. It has ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sherry Broadwell
22 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Buproprion: Wellbutrin (bupropion) is an NDRI (norepinephrine and dopamine reuptake inhibitor), and is referred to as an atypical antidepressant. If you have spe ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Abilify (aripiprazole): is not addicting and is not a controlled substance. It is an atypical antipsychotic (psychiatric med). Take care.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Emily Lu
Dr. Emily Lu answered
6 years experience in Family Medicine
Mechanisms & uses: Anti-psychotics are used to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and adjunctively, depression. Typical antipsychotics affect dopamine, atypical, both ... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience in Neurology
Yes there are: Zyprexa (olanzapine) is the trade name for Olanzapine so you only have 3 unique drugs listed though some would argue that brand & generic named dr ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
No: Zoloft (sertraline) is a selective-serotonin reuptake inhibitor (ssri).
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
27 years experience in Psychiatry
Technically yes: It is one of the indications of seroquel (quetiapine). Several other antipsychotics should also be considered, the treating psychiatrist will help dec ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Antipsychotic Med: Atypical antipsychotics (second generation antipsychotics) are tranquilizing medications that are used for the treatment of mania, bipolar depression ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
35 years experience in Psychiatry
Neither: Although Seroquel (quetiapine) and Risperdal (risperidone) both strongly reduce anxiety, neither are first-line treatments, as their side-effect risks ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience in Psychiatry
No, but the chemical: Structure of it looks a lot like some antidepressants.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Reynolds
32 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes, very: Thorazine (chlorpromazine) or Chlorpromazine is a typical antipsychotic approved for use in the United States in1954. It is a very sedating, low poten ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anita Prakash
28 years experience in Cardiology
Yes: It blocked the beta adrenerfic receptors
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A 74-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience in Psychiatry
Viibryd (vilazodone hydrochloride): If given for sufficient time & at optimum dose, it can be effective.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laura Davies
23 years experience in Psychiatry
Not as a one time: Typical doses of zyprexa (olanzapine) are 2.5 to 20 mg a day. A one time dose of 30 mg, without other medication or substances, is not likely to cause ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
5HTP vs SSRI's: People are intrigued with 5-htp because it can be decarboxylated to serotonin, a neurotransmitter with many important functions. There are some studi ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Contraindicated: Never use this combination of drugs, because of high risk for dangerous interaction (e.g. acute hypertension and adjunctive effect of the medication). ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Shukhman
30 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Depends: Desipramine is an old medication from the tca group. It is relatively norepinergic, that can possibly increase motivation. Nardil (phenelzine) belongs ... Read More
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