Antidepressants

Antidepressants – drugs used for the treatment of major depressive disorder & other conditions, may be used for a wide range of psychiatric conditions.

Antidepressants

Medical use of barbiturates

As noted above, barbiturates were once widely used as a sedative hypnotic, but recently, with the exception of certain specialized uses, they have been replaced by safer benzodiazepines. High-speed barbiturates are still used for anesthesia, and are also used to relieve convulsions during critical situations and prevent attacks of certain types of epilepsy. Tolerance, Dependence […]

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Barbiturates

Many sedatives, including chloroform, chloral hydrate and paraldehyde, were introduced into medicine in the nineteenth century, but the next, really significant turn was the discovery of barbiturates in 1862. The first barbiturate was opened in the laboratories of Bauer in Munich. Barbiturates were found among many other substances in the urine, and many believe that […]

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Depressants

Although alcohol is the prototype of depressant drugs, today there are a number of drugs that can suppress the central nervous system and behavior. They include many different chemical compounds, but especially barbiturates, benzodiazepines, a certain amount of non-barbitrate sedatives and common anesthetics are distinguished from them. These drugs are often classified according to their […]

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Three states of the body

To make it easier to navigate in a very large variety of mental states, it is most convenient, in my opinion, to divide all this diversity into three main categories, into three main groups. The first group is the norm. Without going into scientific formulations and discussions about what a norm is, I will characterize […]

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Use of words and mental images

I stress once again: words and their mental images, if applied correctly, can cause such changes in our consciousness, in our body that correspond to these words and their mental images. All variety of mental images that can be used for self-mobilization, conveniently divided into three groups. The first group is figurative representations associated with […]

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A few general comments

So, PMT consists of two parts – calming and mobilizing. In both, to achieve the desired result is mainly used the power of words and their corresponding mental images. With their help, you can adjust your mental state. Practice shows that those involved in mastering the soothing part of the BMT in 5-7 days. During […]

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Autohypnoid vegetative

As already mentioned, translated from ancient Greek, “autos” means “myself”, “hypnosis” – “dream”. And what is the “ideo-vegetic”? I think that this is the most correct way to call the process of submission to the mental images of the vegetative functions of our body (“ideo” – thought, mental image; “vegetalics” – vegetative nervous system). The […]

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Delirium – synonyms, diagnosis, prognosis

Synonyms: acute disorder of consciousness; acute psychotic syndrome; transient syndrome; exogenous reactive type Definition of delirium: acute reversible disorder of attention, perception, thinking, consciousness with psychosomatic manifestations Epidemiology of delirium. 15-30% of patients in somatic hospitals develop delirious syndromes, in 1/3 of which the occurrence is pharmacologically determined. Etiopathogenesis of delirium Cholinergic deficiency caused by: […]

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Generalized anxiety disorder – synonyms, diagnosis, treatment

Generalized anxiety disorder – synonyms, diagnosis, treatment Synonyms: fear neurosis, anxiety neurosis Definition of generalized anxiety disorder. Anxiety and excitement about everyday things that go on for a long time, accompanied by heavy meditations and anxious anticipation Epidemiology of generalized anxiety disorder. Prevalence rates vary depending on the diagnostic criteria and trigger mechanisms of the […]

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Gebefreniya – synonyms, diagnosis, prognosis

Gebefreniya – synonyms, diagnosis, prognosis Synonyms: juvenile schizophrenia, disorganized form of schizophrenia, Hecker’s schizophrenia, hebephrenic syndrome Definition of hebephrenia. Manifesting schizophrenia in adolescence, with affective-volitional disorders (foolishness, absurd antics, tendency to eccentricity, pronounced features of childishness), accompanied by antisocial behavior (variant malignant adolescent schizophrenia) The main symptoms of hebephrenia. Affective disorders: foolishness, flattening of affect, […]

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