Antidepressants and psychostimulants in pediatric populations: is there an association with mania?

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This article reviews the literature that examines whether exposure to psychostimulants or antidepressants precipitates or exacerbates manic symptoms, or decreases the age at onset of mania in pediatric populations. A PubMed search using relevant key words identified studies targeting five distinct clinical groups: (i) youth without a diagnosis of bipolar… (More)
DOI: 10.2165/11591660-000000000-00000

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@article{Goldsmith2011AntidepressantsAP, title={Antidepressants and psychostimulants in pediatric populations: is there an association with mania?}, author={Michelle L Goldsmith and Manpreet Singh and Kiki D. Chang}, journal={Paediatric drugs}, year={2011}, volume={13 4}, pages={225-43} }