Search Login Register

Mental Disorders (Mental Disorder) Summary

Description: Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.

Also Known As: Mental Disorder; Disorders, Mental; Disorder, Mental; Psychiatric Diagnosis; Behavior Disorders Show All >>

Networked: 2989 relevant articles (90 outcomes, 405 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Mental Disorders

Efficacy Chart >>
Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Carbon Monoxide : 6 outcomes 58 studies in 399 results : IBA
  2. Risperidone (Risperdal Consta) : 5 outcomes 19 studies in 41 results : FDA 35 Generic
  3. Antidepressive Agents (Antidepressants) : 5 outcomes 6 studies in 48 results : IBA
  4. Serotonin (5 Hydroxytryptamine) : 3 outcomes 8 studies in 72 results : IBA
  5. Lithium : 3 outcomes in 30 results : IBA
  6. Antipsychotic Agents (Antipsychotics) : 2 outcomes 8 studies in 84 results : IBA
  7. 4-amino-4'-hydroxylaminodiphenylsulfone (HADS) : 2 outcomes 6 studies in 31 results : IBA
  8. Unsaturated Fatty Acids (Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 9 results : IBA
  9. Buspirone (Buspar) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 6 results : FDA 16 Generic
  10. Chlorpromazine (Thorazine) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 33 results : FDA 63
Show All >>

Diseases Related to Mental Disorders

  1. Anxiety Disorders (Anxiety Disorder)
  2. Dementia (Dementias)
  3. Schizophrenia (Dementia Praecox)
  4. Substance-Related Disorders (Drug Abuse)
  5. Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)
Show All >>

Key Therapies for Mental Disorders

Efficacy Chart >>
  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 6 outcomes 10 studies in 80 results
  2. Phototherapy (Light Therapy) : 3 outcomes in 4 results
  3. Traditional Medicine (Folk Remedies) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 14 results
  4. Hypnosis (Mesmerism) : 2 outcomes in 7 results
  5. Combined Modality Therapy : 1 outcome 3 studies in 5 results
Show All >>

CureHunter Inc. provides medical information and specifically does NOT provide medical advice.
© Copyright 2003-2016 CureHunter Inc., MeSH copyright NLM, Journal Articles copyright original owners.