The safety and early efficacy of oral-loaded divalproex versus standard-titration divalproex, lithium, olanzapine, and placebo in the treatment of acute mania associated with bipolar disorder Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antipsychotic Agents
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Lithium
  • Pirenzepine
  • Valproic Acid

abstract

  • These results suggest the oral loading of divalproex leads to a more rapid antimanic effect when compared with standard-titration divalproex, lithium, or placebo and is better tolerated than olanzapine and as well tolerated as lithium or standard-titration divalproex.

publication date

  • July 2003

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.4088/JCP.v64n0717

PubMed ID

  • 12934987

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 841

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 64

number

  • 7