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Commonly Prescribed Medications

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FAQs About Adderall: Medication Overview

FAQs About Adderall: Medication Overview

If you or your child were diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), your healthcare provider may recommend a prescription for Adderall. This drug is also sometimes prescribed to treat narcolepsy. For those considering this treatment, we've put...

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FAQs About Haloperidol: Medication Overview

FAQs About Haloperidol: Medication Overview

Haloperidol is in the category of antipsychotic medications, and more specifically the category known as conventional, typical, or first-generation antipsychotics. This is the generic drug name, and haloperidol is also widely sold under the brand name Haldol. If you...

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FAQs About Benzodiazepines: Medication Overview

FAQs About Benzodiazepines: Medication Overview

Benzodiazepines, often referred to as “benzos” for short, are a prescription medication used as a sedative or tranquilizer. They first came into use in the 1960s, when the most well-known benzo—diazepam (brand name Valium)—was introduced to the market, along with some...

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FAQs About Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs)

FAQs About Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs)

If you or a loved one suffer from depression or an anxiety disorder and are curious about selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), we've compiled some basic information about them here. Only your psychiatrist can work with you to determine whether SSRIs are...

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