In patients with bipolar disorder and no predominant polarity, the onset of illness occurred earlier and the duration of the illness was longer, with more hypomanic/manic and depressive episodes.
Elastic net regularization effectively identities variables that can inform future research on predictors of response to lithium and quetiapine in bipolar disorder.
Ten of 18 reviewed treatment strategies linked to higher response versus sham therapy
Psychiatrists can help adolescent and young adult patients with bipolar disorder address risky sexual behavior and can provide regular medication intervention to reduce the risk for STIs.
A focus on practicing self-compassion may protect against symptoms of depression, emotional regulation, and anxiety in patients with bipolar disorder.
Luye Pharma Group announced the submission of a New Drug Application (NDA) for Rykindo (risperidone extended-release microsphere; LY03004) for Injectionto the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
Comorbid bipolar I disorder and conduct disorder may represent a distinct familial subtype, providing valuable information for future clinicians.
Per 6 published studies, using aripiprazole to augment mood stabilizers was effective in reducing the symptoms of co-occurring bipolar disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Recent study results confirm previous findings that the CACNG2 gene is associated with both bipolar disorder and lithium responsiveness.
Study findings do not support the antidepressant efficacy of pioglitazone in the treatment of bipolar depression.