CNS DRUGS (and pain)

Handouts and Video Links for the CNS Unit (Includes the lecture on Drugs for Pain)

Click the Photo Above to   Download the CNS Lecture Handout;   This handout is (43 pages PDF 5MB)

Click the Photo Above to Download the CNS Lecture Handout; This handout is (43 pages PDF 5MB)

Click Photo Above to get Dr. Boyev's Massive Handout on CNS Drugs

This handout covers:

CNS Anatomy and Common Neurotransmitters

Drugs for insomnia, anxiety, seizures and anesthesia

Drugs for ADHD, obesity and narcolepsy

Antidepressants

Drugs for Mania

"Antipsychotics"

Drugs for Parkinson's

Drugs for Pain (ASA, ibuprofen, acetaminophen, local anesthetics, opiates)

I don’t know why they don’t just call NSAIDs “COX Blockers”… it would make everything so much less complicated…

I don’t know why they don’t just call NSAIDs “COX Blockers”… it would make everything so much less complicated…

Pain Handout Only

Handout Introducing Pain pathways, Endorphins, Opiates, Aspirin, NSAIDs, Acetaminophen etc.



Link to Editorial mentioned in Handout:

Beyond Supply: How We Must Tackle The Opioid Epidemic

Mayo Clin Proc. n March 2018;93(3):269-272 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mayocp.2018.01.018