Pocket Psych Drugs


Author: Darlene D. Pedersen MSN APRN PMHCNS 


This portable reference guide provides targeted pharmacologic information on indications, pharmacokinetics, dosages, adverse reactions, and drug interactions, including herbal and food interactions. 


Key features: 

  • Monographs with geriatric, pediatric, and substance abuse considerations with essential safety information 
  • Coverage of psychopharmacology and psychobiology, including side effects, drug-herbal interactions, and therapeutic drug classes 
  • Medication assessment tools outlining doses, common abbreviations, control substance schedules, and more 
  • FDA-approved "Black Box Warnings" highlighting serious risks and precautions 


ISBN: 978-0-8036-7578-0 2nd Edition. Published by F.A. Davis.