The efficacy of atypical antipsychotics in bipolar disorders

Robert M A Hirschfeld

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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.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)15-21
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Clinical Psychiatry
Volume64
Issue numberSUPPL. 8
StatePublished - 2003

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Bipolar Disorder
Antipsychotic Agents
Therapeutics

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  • Psychiatry and Mental health
  • Clinical Psychology

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Hirschfeld, RMA 2003, 'The efficacy of atypical antipsychotics in bipolar disorders', Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, vol. 64, no. SUPPL. 8, pp. 15-21.
Hirschfeld, Robert M A. / The efficacy of atypical antipsychotics in bipolar disorders. In: Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 2003 ; Vol. 64, No. SUPPL. 8. pp. 15-21.
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