Bipolar pharm

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bigfootedbertha
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Bipolar pharm
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2011-06-20 19:40:21
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  1. Adjunctive therapies
    Antidepressants, benzos
  2. FDA approved for acute mania
    Lithium #1, valproate #2
  3. Add on drugs for bipolar pts experiencing hallucinations and sx associated with schizophrenia
    ariparzole, olanzapine, quetiapine, risperidone, ziprasidone
  4. Maintenance therapy
    LOL: lithium, olanzipine, lamotrigine
  5. FDA approved treament of depression in bipolar
    Quetiapine
  6. DOC euphoric mania
    lithium
  7. DOC for mixed states and rapid cycling
    Valproic acid
  8. Mainstays of therapy for tx and prophylaxis of acute manic episodes
    Lithium and valproate
  9. Recommended drug for tx of acute bipolar depression in pts with a history of mania CHACHING
    Lamotrigine
  10. Drug that is the best at prevention of mania (and its alternative)
    Lithiium, carmbamezapine

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