Common Psychotropic Drugs Cheat Sheet

(Psychotropic Drugs are the Medications that Affect the Central Nervous System)

Most psychotropic drugs are prescribed by therapist or health care provider to treat a diagnosed mental illness, such as bipolar disorder or borderline personality disorder.

 

The different types of psychotropic drugs include antipsychotics, anti-depressants, anti-obsessive agents, antianxiety agents, mood stabilizers, stimulants, and anti-panic agents. They work in different ways to address symptoms and causes of various disorders.

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Symptoms of psychosis include:

Difficulty concentrating
Depressed mood
Sleeping too much or not enough
anxiety
Suspiciousness
Withdrawal from family and friends
Delusions
Hallucinations
Disorganized speech, such as switching topics erratically
Depression
Suicidal thoughts or actions

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