Unbiased and Practical Psychopharmacology Updates For Prescribers

Recent articles and videos

How to Prescribe Natural Medications? Part 1

In this podcast episode, we learn about prescribing natural medications in psychiatry with Dr. David Mischoulon (Harvard Medical School). We explore St. John’s wort, SAM-e, Omega 3 fatty acids and Rhodiola rosea.

TMS in Clinical Practice: Patient Selection, Insurance Considerations and Logistic Aspects

This presentation discusses the place of TMS in clinical practice: patient selection and exclusion criteria as well as logistic considerations.

How to Manage Adverse Effects of Clozapine – Part 2

In this episode, we cover practical tips on the management of fever, cardiovascular and cardiometabolic adverse effects related to clozapine use. Dr. Jonathan Meyer provides evidence-based pearls as well as clinical anecdotes.

TMS Safety: Results from Clinical Trials

This presentation summarizes recent findings on the safety of transcranial magnetic stimulation.

How to Manage Adverse Effects of Clozapine – Part 1

In this episode, we cover practical tips on the management of sialorrhea, constipation, sedation, and seizures related to clozapine use. Dr. Jonathan Meyer provides evidence-based pearls as well as clinical anecdotes.

St. John’s Wort for Depression: A Clinical Summary

This presentation reviews the mechanism of action, efficacy and safety of St John’s wort for the treatment of major depressive disorder.

Do SSRIs Increase Bleeding Risk?

In this episode we answer the question: Do SSRIs increase the risk of bleeding? We do this with Dr. James Levenson (Virginia Commonwealth University) and we explore GIT, perioperative, CNS and postpartum bleeding with SSRIs.

S-Adenosylmethionine (SAMe) for Depression: What Does the Evidence Say?

This presentation reviews the mechanism of action, efficacy and safety of S-Adenosylmethionine (SAMe) for the treatment of major depressive disorder.

Your Guide to Treating PTSD Comorbidities

In this episode, we explore the management of common PTSD comorbidities with Dr. David Osser (Harvard Medical School). We cover substance use disorders, depression, psychosis and prescribing in women of childbearing potential.

How to Load Haloperidol Decanoate

This presentation reviews the specifics of how to load haloperidol decanoate. It uses two clinical cases to illustrate real-world situations.