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Bipolar Disorder Medications

Definition of Bipolar Disorder:

Bipolar disorder is characterized by periods of excitability (mania) alternating with periods of depression. The "mood swings" between mania and depression are often very abrupt.

Drugs associated with Bipolar Disorder

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Bipolar Disorder. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

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Catapres (Pro, More...)
generic name: clonidine class: antiadrenergic agents, centrally acting
3 reviews
   
6.0
Catapres-TTS (Pro, More...)
generic name: clonidine class: antiadrenergic agents, centrally acting
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Eskalith (Pro, More...)
generic name: lithium class: miscellaneous antipsychotic agents
5 reviews
   
9.2
Eskalith-CR (More...)
generic name: lithium class: miscellaneous antipsychotic agents
3 reviews
   
7.3
Klonopin (Pro, More...)
generic name: clonazepam class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines
48 reviews
   
9.0
Klonopin Wafer (More...)
generic name: clonazepam class: benzodiazepine anticonvulsants, benzodiazepines
3 reviews
   
10
Lamictal (Pro, More...)
generic name: lamotrigine class: triazine anticonvulsants
286 reviews
   
8.5
Lamictal CD (More...)
generic name: lamotrigine class: triazine anticonvulsants
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Lamictal ODT (More...)
generic name: lamotrigine class: triazine anticonvulsants
2 reviews
   
8.7
Lithobid (Pro, More...)
generic name: lithium class: miscellaneous antipsychotic agents
15 reviews
   
7.0
Risperdal (Pro, More...)
generic name: risperidone class: atypical antipsychotics
41 reviews
   
6.6
Risperdal Consta (Pro, More...)
generic name: risperidone class: atypical antipsychotics
1 review
   
8.0
Risperdal M-Tab (More...)
generic name: risperidone class: atypical antipsychotics
2 reviews
   
6.3
Seroquel (Pro, More...)
generic name: quetiapine class: atypical antipsychotics
189 reviews
   
7.5
Seroquel XR (Pro, More...)
generic name: quetiapine class: atypical antipsychotics
58 reviews
   
7.4
Tegretol (Pro, More...)
generic name: carbamazepine class: dibenzazepine anticonvulsants
29 reviews
   
8.0
Tegretol XR (More...)
generic name: carbamazepine class: dibenzazepine anticonvulsants
3 reviews
   
7.6
Zyprexa (Pro, More...)
generic name: olanzapine class: atypical antipsychotics
75 reviews
   
6.9
Zyprexa Intramuscular (More...)
generic name: olanzapine class: atypical antipsychotics
0 reviews
   
8.0
Zyprexa Zydis (More...)
generic name: olanzapine class: atypical antipsychotics
6 reviews
   
8.4
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Topics under Bipolar Disorder

Synonym(s): Bipolar Affective Disorder; Bipolar Affective Mood Disorder; Bipolar I Disorder; Manic Depression; Manic Depressive Disorder; Manic Depressive Illness; Mood Disorder

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