Both prescription and non-prescription medications used in medicine and psychiatry can cause a varietyof problems for those taking them, both in terms of their behavior and their ability to think. The first book to thoroughly examine how to recognize and manage the psychological side-effects of these medicines, this exhaustive work also provides a fingertip source of vital information for everyone from psychiatrists, primary care doctors and other medical subspecialty practitioners to students, residents and general readers. Noted physicians Thomas Markham Brown and Alan Stoudemire cover all of the major medications used in medicine and psychiatry, with full chapters on such topics as: ac Antipsychoticsac Antidepressantsac Lithiumac Anticonvulsantsac Anesthetic agentsac Sedative-Hypnotic and related agentsac Antibioticsac Cardiovascular agentsac Antineoplastic agentsac Gastrointestinal agentsac Pulmonary agentsac Hematologic agentsac Antilipemic agentsac Drugs affecting the endocrine system Throughout this information-packed reference, the authors, noted physicians Thomas Markham Brown and Alan Stoudemire, cover all of the major medications used in medicine and psychiatry. They focus on the fundamental ways drugs cause cognitive toxicity and map strategies for clinical management. They also address the consequences of drug interactions and the basic pathophysiology of central nervous system toxicity. With the help of Psychiatric Side Effects of Prescription and Over-the-Counter Medications, readers will be able to quickly identify the ways drugs sometimes negatively affect behavior and ability to reason, and then determine the best practical course for treating those problems. A CD-ROM containing the complete contents of Psychiatric Side Effects of Prescription and Over the Counter Medications is included. Fully searchable, this CD-ROM is compatible on both MACINTOSH and WINDOWS systems.Med J Aust 14:686-688, 1988 Gram L, Jensen PK: Carbamazepine toxicity, in Antiepileptic Drugs, 3rd Edition. Edited by ... Drug Saf 1 1 : 242-251, 1994 Granger CB, Califf RM, Topol EJ: Thrombolytic therapy for acute myocardial infarction: a review. ... Adverse Drug React Clin Toxicol 13:55-64, 1994 Griffin JP, Da#39;Arcy PF, Speirs CJ: Alcohol (ethanol), in A Manual of Adverse Drug Interactions , 4th Edition.
|Title||:||Psychiatric Side Effects of Prescription and Over-the-counter Medications|
|Author||:||Thomas Markham Brown, Alan Stoudemire|
|Publisher||:||American Psychiatric Pub - 1998|