Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Medications
Definition of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder:
An anxiety disorder characterised by recurrent, persistent obsessions or compulsions. Obsessions are the intrusive ideas, thoughts, or images that are experienced as senseless or repugnant. Compulsions are repetitive and seemingly purposeful behaviour which the individual generally recognises as senseless and from which the individual does not derive pleasure although it may provide a release from tension.
Drugs associated with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.
Topics under Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
- Excoriation Disorder (0 drugs)
- Hoarding Disorder (0 drugs)
- PANDAS Syndrome (1 drug)
- Trichotillomania (3 drugs)
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Micromedex® Care Notes:
Synonym(s): Obsessive Compulsive Neurosis; Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder; OCD; OCPD