Newer prophylactic agents for bipolar disorder and their influence on suicidality.

Abstract

Different from lithium, there is little known so far on the effect of (newer) anticonvulsants on suicidality in bipolar patients. We evaluated data of 128 patients with bipolar disorders for suicidal ideation. These patients were treated with various mood-stabilizing medications for at least 3 months. No suicide attempt or completed suicide occurred in this… (More)

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@article{Born2005NewerPA, title={Newer prophylactic agents for bipolar disorder and their influence on suicidality.}, author={Christoph Born and Sandra Dittmann and Robert M Post and Heinz C. R. Grunze}, journal={Archives of suicide research : official journal of the International Academy for Suicide Research}, year={2005}, volume={9 3}, pages={301-6} }