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Posted by Laura on September 7, 2010

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Just the class please…

Posted by Laura on August 30, 2010

Now added to flashcards exchange site is the psych meds by classification. There are so many, and quite a few I don’t know by class.

There is a Hint card with these. If you press h on your keyboard, the Trade Name will come up.

Also you can use the form below and just create your own flash cards! Just Print, fold in half, glue, and cut out!

download-able .pdf

Alprazolam* Xanax Antianxiety/Benzodiazepine
Amitriptyline* Elavil Antidepressant/Tricyclic


Triavil Antipsychotic/ Tricyclic
Amoxapine Asendin Antidepressant/Tricyclic
Aripiprazole* Abilify Antipsychotic/ Atypical
Benztropine* Cogentin Antiparkinson Agent (EPS)
Bupropion* Wellbutrin Antidepressant (NDRI)
Busparone Buspar Antianxiety/Non-Benzodiazepine
Carbamazepine* Tegretol Anticonvulsant (Mood Stabilizing)
Chlordiazepoxide Librium Antianxiety/Benzodiazepine
Chlorpromazine* Thorazine Antipsychotic/ Typical/Conventional
Citalpram* Celexa Antidepressant (SSRI)
Clonazepam* Klonopin Anticonvulsant/Antianxiety/

Benzodiazepine (Mood Stabilizing)

Clorazepate Tranxene Antianxiety/Benzodiazepine
Clozapine* Clozaril Antipsychotic/ Atypical
Diazepam Valium Antianxiety/Benzodiazepine
Diphenhydramine* Benadryl Antihistamine
Doxepin Sinequan Antidepressant/Tricyclic
Fluoxetine* Prozac Antidepressant (SSRI)
Fluphenazine* Prolixin Antipsychotic/ Typical/Conventional
Gabapentin Neurontin Anticonvulsant (Mood Stabilizing)
Haloperidol* Haldol Antipsychotic/ Typical/Conventional
Hydroxyzine Vistaril Antianxiety/Antihistamine
Imipramine Janimine/Tipramine/Tofranil Antidepressant/Tricyclic
Isocarboxazid Marplan Antidepressant/MAOI
Lithium* Escalith Mood Stabilizing
Lorazepam* Ativan, Alzapam Antianxiety/Benzodiazepine
Midazolam Versed Antianxiety/Benzodiazepine
Mirtazapine* Remeron Antidepressant (NaSSA)
Nortriptyline Aventyl Antidepressant/Tricyclic
Olanzapine* Zyprexa Antipsychotic/ Atypical
Oxazepam Serax Antianxiety/Benzodiazepine
Paroxetine* Paxil Antidepressant (SSRI)
Perphenazine* Trilafon Antipsychotic/ Typical/Conventional
Phenelzine Nardil Antidepressant/MAOI
Quietiapine* Seroquel Antipsychotic/ Atypical
Risperidone* Risperdal Antipsychotic/ Atypical
Sertraline* Zoloft Antidepressant (SSRI)
Tranylcypromine Parnate Antidepressant/MAOI
Trihexyphenidyl* Artane Antiparkinson Agent (EPS)
Valproic Acid* Depakote/


Anticonvulsant (Mood Stabilizing)
Venlafaxine* Effexor Antidepressant (SNRI)
Ziprasidone* Geodon Antipsychotic/ Atypical

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