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  1. MAO
  2. imipramine (Tofranil)
  3. methylphenidate hydrochloride (Ritalin)
  4. phenelzine (Nardil)
  5. Lithium (Eskalith)
  1. a Body can no longer metabolize tyramine and ingestion of tyramine causes a hypertensive crisis--precursor to NE
  2. b Adverse effects; insomnia, nervousness, anorexia, weight loss
  3. c Action; inhibits reuptake of norepinephrine and serotonin
  4. d Hypertensive crisis with other antidepressants
    Serotonin Syndrome (SES) with MAOIs and SSRIs
    Hypotension with antihypertensives
    Hypoglycemia with insulin and oral anti-diabetics
    Hyperpyrexia with meperidine (Demerol)
    Foods containing tyramine
  5. e Treats maniaCNS stimulants

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Adverse effects: excessive loss of sodium
  2. Adverse effects; agitation, headache, dry mouth, constipation, weight loss, insomnia; at high doses, can cause seizure
  3. Use: depression
  4. Action; blocks dopamine, serotonin and alpha adrenergic receptors
  5. Adverse effects: orthostatic hypotension, headache, insomnia, and diarrhea;

5 True/False questions

  1. lithium carbonate (Eskalith)Mood Stabilizer Bipolar Prototype


  2. Haloperidol (Haldol)Nonphenothiazine


  3. Tricyclic antidepressantsDopamine blockade in specific areas of the brain (CTZ)


  4. Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (MAOI's)Very effective against atypical depression


  5. methylphenidate hydrochloride (Ritalin)CNS Stimulant ADHD Prototype