In this post I provide a list of important psychopharmacology facts that all clinicians and trainees should know!
A brief review of medications requiring blood level monitoring including therapeutic levels and frequency of monitoring.
A review of common drug interactions for medications used to treat mental disorders.
In this post we define psychosis and provide a basic review of schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders.
Brief overview of antipsychotic medications, their history, their indications, and their theoretical mechanism(s) of action.
In this post I highlight important concepts to consider when prescribing psychiatric medications in patients with infectious diseases.
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In this post, I provide a basic overview of marijuana, the pharmacology of THC, and the endocannabinoid system.
In this post I review how Folate supplementation might improve antidepressant efficacy.
Psychiatric patients commonly have comorbid medical problems that may affect response and tolerability to psychiatric medications. Here we provide some important concepts to remember when prescribing psychiatric medications in patients with liver disease.
A review of the chemical structure of serotonin!
A review of the QT interval and Psychiatric medications with highest and lowest risk of prolonging the QT interval.