The efficacy of atypical antipsychotics in bipolar disorders Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antimanic Agents
  • Antipsychotic Agents
  • Bipolar Disorder

abstract

  • Current treatment options for patients with bipolar spectrum disorders are expanding. New evidence in the treatment of various phases of illness of bipolar disorder is emerging. Atypical antipsychotic medications, used as monotherapy or as adjunctive therapy with mood stabilizers, have shown efficacy as well as well-tolerated side effect profiles, thus becoming valuable new resources in the treatment of bipolar disorder.

publication date

  • August 5, 2003

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 12892537

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 15

end page

  • 21

volume

  • 64

number

  • SUPPL. 8