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BIPOLAR DISORDER
Bipolar I disorder is primarily defined by manic or mixed episodes that last for at least 7 days, or very severe manic symptoms needing immediate hospital care. The patient also has depressive episodes which may last for at least 2 weeks.
Bipolar II disorder is usually misdiagnosed. It is characterized by occurence of ≥1 major depressive episodes with at least 1 hypomanic episode.
Cyclothymic disorder or cyclothymia is a mild form of bipolar disorder. Patients have  episodes of hypomania alternating with mild depression that lasts for 2 years.
Rapid-cycling bipolar disorder patients have ≥4 episodes of major depression, mania, hypomania or mixed symptoms within a year.

Bipolar Disorder Drug Information

Drug Information

Indication: Acute & maintenance treatment of schizophrenia & other psychoses where +ve &/or -ve symptoms are p...

Indication: Epilepsy (except absence & myoclonic seizures). Acute mania. Maintenance for bipolar affective disorders t...

Indication: Epilepsy: Partial or generalized tonic-clonic seizures.

Indication: Schizophrenia & other psychotic disorders; maintenance of clinical improvement & prevention of relapse...

Indication: Schizophrenia. Short-term treatment of acute manic episode associated w/ bipolar I disorder. Prevention of man...

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