MAOI


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AcronymDefinition
MAOIMonoamine Oxidase Inhibitor
MAOIMontgomery AIDS Outreach, Inc. (est. 1987; Alabama)
MAOIMassachusetts Association for Optical Industry
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Concomitant use of an MAOI with BRISDELLE or within 14 days of stopping treatment with BRISDELLE is contraindicated because of an increased risk of serotonin syndrome.
MAOIs exert their pharmacologic actions by inhibiting the enzyme monoamine oxidase, thereby increasing levels of monoamine neurotransmitters and increasing synaptic transmission.
Key: UK (United Kingdom); USA (United States of America); SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor); MAOI (monoamine oxidase inhibitor)
Part 2 of this guide will cover the risk of serotonin syndrome when MAOIs are combined with inhibitors of serotonin reuptake, how to initiate MAOI therapy, and augmenting MAOIs with other agents.
5 mg, MAOI use 5 mg Prophylactic NSAID Naproxen 500 mg BID Active PUD Triptans ([dagger]) Frovatriptan 2.
Ornegin, melankolik depresyon, TSA'lan ya da EKT'yi; psikotik depresyon, antidepresan-antipsikotik kombinasyonu ya da EKT'yi; atipik depresyon, MAOI ya da SSRI'i; bipolar depresyon, antidepresan-duygudurum dengeleyici kombinasyonunu; mevsimsel depresyon, SSRI ve isik sagaltimini; cift depresyon, antidepresanlarin yuksek doz ve uzun sure kullanimi ve psikoterapi esligini akla getirebilir.
The MAOI tranylcypromine "is a pretty high drug on my list" of alternatives, Dr.
dizziness, ejaculation disorder, somnolence, dry mouth, diaphoresis, anorexia, nervousness, anorgasmia; (1 %-10%) weight loss, abnormal vision, hypertension, impotence, paresthesia, tremor, vasodilation, vomiting, weight gain, flatulence, pruritus, yawning, dyspepsia, twitching, mydriasis COPD, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; ECG, electrocardiogram; GAD, generalized anxiety disorder; IV, intravenous; LFT, liver function tests; MAOI, monoamine oxidase inhibitor; MDD, major depressive disorder; Ml, myocardial infarction; SIADH, syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion; SNRI, selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor; SSRI, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor; TCA, tricyclic antidepressant.
Particular interest in this construct grew from studies that suggested that atypical depression is more responsive to a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) than to a TCA, but also that SSRIs are not dearly superior to MAOI.
AVOID MAOI TYPE A ALTOGETHER Antiparkinsonism Agents- L-DOPA, Sinemet, Symmetrel, Cogentin,