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Bipolar Disorder Assessment
Neurotransmitter Dysregulation and Genetic Factors
Mania Signs and Symptoms
Nonstop Physical Activity
Flight of Ideas
Depression Signs and Symptoms
Bipolar Disorder Interventions
Valproic Acid (Valproate)
Monitor for Vegetative Signs
Bipolar Disorder Pharm
Lithium or Valproate: First line
Frequent Relapse: Add antiepileptics or antipsychotics
Kidney failure: Valproate
Lithium and Lamotrigine ok
Valproate and Carbamazapine contraindicated
Lamotrigine more useful for bipolar depression
Lithium best for mania
Mechanism of Action
Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
Monitor Plasma Levels
Mood Disorders and imitators
Dissociative disorders (not true mood disorders)
Acute stress disorder
Dysphoria after a TRIGGER (not true mood disorder)
Actual Mood Disorders
Major depressive disorder
Mood disorders with Mania
Bipolar 1 disorder
Bipolar 2 disorder
Any mood disorder can present with psychotic features
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