Acute treatment of pediatric bipolar I disorder, manic or mixed episode, with aripiprazole: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study.

@article{Findling2009AcuteTO,
  title={Acute treatment of pediatric bipolar I disorder, manic or mixed episode, with aripiprazole: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study.},
  author={Robert L. Findling and Margaretta Nyilas and Robert A. Forbes and Robert D. McQuade and Na Jin and Taro Iwamoto and Svetlana G. Ivanova and William H. Carson and Kiki D. Chang},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  year={2009},
  volume={70 10},
  pages={1441-51}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the efficacy and safety of aripiprazole for the treatment of pediatric bipolar I disorder, manic or mixed episode, with or without psychotic features. METHOD Subjects were enrolled between March 2005 and February 2007 in a randomized, multicenter, double-blind 4-week study of aripiprazole 10 mg/d, aripiprazole 30 mg/d, and placebo. Subjects (n = 296) were 10 to 17 years old with a DSM-IV diagnosis of bipolar I disorder with current manic or mixed episodes, with or… CONTINUE READING