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DBH 9010: Psychopharmacology: Welcome!

A Course Guide

Welcome to the Course Support Page for DBH 9010:  Psychopharmacology

Lots and lots of pills

How to Access Dynamed

Dynamed is a clinical reference tool created by physicians, for physicians and other healthcare professionals, for use at the point-of-care.

To access Dynamed from the CORE Library:

1)  Sign in to Dynamed directly, using your library username and password.

2)  Search the library using the OneSearch box on the library home page.  A placard from Dynamed may appear at the top of your search results if there is relevant information in Dynamed.  Click on "See all results in Dynamed."

Dynamed and Drug Research

Dynamed contains a wide range of information on medications, including monographs, reviews, and conditions that may use the drug for pharmacological management.

Simply search for a drug's name in the Dynamed search box as follows:

Dynamed search box


A variety of results will be presented, including

  • drug monographs
  • drug reviews
  • related conditions
  • related drugs

Example:  results from a Dynamed search


Free Databases on Pharmaceuticals

Memorable Psychopharmacology Playlist

Specific Medications

Tip:  Use Subject:  Major Heading filters to refine these searches.

Amitriptyline (Elavil):  Anti-depressant

Aripiprazole (Abilify):  Anti-psychotic

Bupropion (Wellbutrin, Zyban):  Anti-depressant

Buspirone (Buspar):  Anxiolytic

Clonazepam (Klonopin):  Benzodiazepine/anti-anxiety

Duloxetine (Cymbalta):  SSNRI nti-depressant

Escitalopram (Lexapro):  Anti-depressant

Haloperidol (Haldol):  Anti-psychotic

Hydrocodone  AND Acetaminophen (Norco):  Opioid Pain Medication

Lamotrigine (Lamictal):  Mood stabilizer

Lorazepam (Ativan):  Benzodiazepine CNS depressant

Methylphenidate (Ritalin, Concerta):  Stimulant

Naltrexone (Revia, Vivitrol):  Opioid antagonist

Quetiapine (Seroquel):  Anti-psychotic


Don't see your medication?  Ask the CORE Librarian for assistance.