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Pharmacology Emergency Medicine

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A 22-year-old female presents to the ED with symptoms of extreme panic.

A 22-year-old female presents to the ED with symptoms of extreme panic. She tells you that she just used lysergic acid diethylamine (LSD) for the first time. Which of the following is true regarding this patient?

A.

Lorazepam may be used to reduce agitation.

B.

The patient is likely to get addicted to LSD.

C.

LSD is structurally and functionally similar to γ-aminobutyric acid (GABA).

D.

The lethal dose of LSD is very close to the typical dose taken to induce a “trip.”

E.

The patient is unlikely to develop tolerance with repeated uses of LSD.

Please Select at least one option.