Menstrually related symptom changes in women with treatment-responsive bipolar disorder.

@article{Karada2004MenstruallyRS,
  title={Menstrually related symptom changes in women with treatment-responsive bipolar disorder.},
  author={Figen Karadağ and Fisun Akdeniz and Evrim Erten and Sebnem Pirildar and Basak Yucel and Aslihan Polat and Murad Atmaca},
  journal={Bipolar disorders},
  year={2004},
  volume={6 3},
  pages={253-9}
}
OBJECTIVE In the present study, we aimed to evaluate menstrually related symptom changes in euthymic women with treatment-responsive bipolar disorder (BD) compared with healthy control subjects and investigate the presence of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD). METHODS Thirty-four euthymic women with treatment-responsive BD on mood-stabilizers (lithium and/or valproate) for at least 6 months and 35 control subjects with no history of medical/mental disorder between ages of 18 and 35 years… CONTINUE READING