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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psychiatric_medication

A psychiatric medication is a licensed psychoactive drug taken to exert an effect on the ... Psychopharmacology studies a wide range of substances with various types of psychoactive properties. The professional and commercial fields of ...

whatmeds.stanford.edu/medications/categories.html

Categories of Psychiatric Medications. Psychotropic medications fall into a few large categories. This is how the mental ... Antianxiety Drugs. Ativan (lorazepam)  ...

www.dfps.state.tx.us/Training/Psychotropic_Medication/page38.asp

Classes Of Psychotropic Medications. Pills. The classes (types) of psychotropic medications are: Stimulants; Antidepressants; Antipsychotics; Mood stabilizers ...

www.goodtherapy.org/drugs/psychotropic-medication.html

Nov 24, 2015 ... However, psychotropic medications, like all drugs, do not come without .... Several different types of medications are used to treat mental health ...

www.mental-illness-resources.com/psychiatric-medications.html

Psychiatric Medications - This page discusses the six main types of meds that are ... Stimulants – This class of drug is designed to treat those who suffer from ...

www.nurseslearning.com/courses/nrp/nrp-1617/Section7/index.htm

ANTIPSYCHOTICS. These agents are also referred to as major tranquilizers or neuroleptics and are utilized to treat a wide range of disorders which produce ...

www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/mental-health-medications

NIMH also does not endorse or recommend any particular drug, herb, or supplement. ..... All types of people take psychiatric medications, but some groups have ...

www.namihelps.org/assets/PDFs/fact-sheets/Medications/Commonly-Psyc-Medications.pdf

Commonly Prescribed Psychotropic Medications. Antipsychotics. (used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania). Anti-depressants. Anti-obsessive Agents.

www.medscape.com/viewarticle/834238

Nov 3, 2014 ... A newly proposed naming system for reclassifying psychotropic drugs has been unveiled in Europe with plans for a worldwide rollout in the ...

www.encyclopedia.com/medicine/drugs/pharmacology/psychotropic-drugs

Medicine essentially recognizes four main psychotropic drug categories: antipsychotics, mood stabilizers, antianxiety agents and antidepressants.