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'''Antipsychotics''' are a type of [[medication]] that are typically used for treating [[psychosis]]. They have proven useful in treating [[mood disorder]]s, including depression.
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'''Antipsychotics''' are a type of [[medication]] that are typically used for treating [[psychosis]]. They have proven useful in treating [[mood disorder]]s. Usually this class of drugs is used as adjunctive treatment (antipsychotic plus antidepressant) in the treatment of depression.
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==<span style="font-size:18px;">Antipsychotics</span>==
 
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*Aripiprazole
==Antipsychotics==
 
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*Asenapine
 
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*Clozapine
 
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*Lurasidone
 
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*Risperidone
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*[[Quetiapine]]
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*Olanzapine
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*Ziprasidone
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==Video==
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[[File:Bipolar-disorder-2-Bipolar-depression-maintenance.avi-0|thumb|center|439px|Discussion of the use of antipsychotics for the treatment of bipolar disorder.]]
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==Additional resources==
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[http://psychopharmacologyinstitute.com/antipsychotics/ Antipsychotic Agents]  Psychopharmacology Institute. A collection of videos on the basic concepts of antipsychotic medications. 
 
[[Category:Antipsychotics]]
 
[[Category:Antipsychotics]]

Latest revision as of 19:00, 2 June 2013

Antipsychotics are a type of medication that are typically used for treating psychosis. They have proven useful in treating mood disorders. Usually this class of drugs is used as adjunctive treatment (antipsychotic plus antidepressant) in the treatment of depression.

Antipsychotics[]

  • Aripiprazole
  • Asenapine
  • Clozapine
  • Lurasidone
  • Risperidone
  • Quetiapine
  • Olanzapine
  • Ziprasidone

Video[]

Bipolar-disorder-2-Bipolar-depression-maintenance.avi-0

Bipolar-disorder-2-Bipolar-depression-maintenance.avi-0

Discussion of the use of antipsychotics for the treatment of bipolar disorder.

Additional resources[]

Antipsychotic Agents  Psychopharmacology Institute. A collection of videos on the basic concepts of antipsychotic medications.