Medication Monday: Geodon

Welcome to yet another installment of Medication Monday, the weekly series that offers a brief informative introduction to the various mental health medications that are currently available. This week we are talking about the atypical antipsychotic Geodon (Ziprasidone). Geodon is used to treat certain behavioral disorders, namely schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. Like most mental health […]

Medication Monday: Haldol

The world may be shutting down because of Coronavirus, but Medication Monday is rolling on. Medication Monday is the weekly series that offers a brief informative introduction to mental health medications. It is not meant to be a substitute for medical advice. After all I am not a doctor or mental health professional so I […]

Medication Monday: Paxil

Winter seems to be on its way out, but the Mondays just keep coming, and so do the Medication Mondays, the weekly series that offers a brief, informative introduction to the various mental health medications available on the market. While this is not a substitute for medical advice, it is meant to help you be […]

Medication Monday: Depakote

The Super Bowl and the NFL season may be over, but Medication Monday, the weekly series that introduces various mental health medications, goes on. This week we are talking about Depakote (Divalproex). This medication is used to treat the manic stage of bipolar depression. It can also be used to treat migraine headaches and seizures. […]

Medication Monday: Effexor

It is a new year and time for a new installment of Medication Mondays, the series that offers a brief, informative introduction to mental health medications, with the hope of educating and reducing the stigma surrounding the use of mental health medication. As I say every week, this series is not meant as a substitute […]