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A 49-year-old member asked:

How can i care for (pharmacotherapy) hyper sexuality in a bmd patient who is on lithium?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Charles Nemeroff
41 years experience
Better mania control: If the hypersexuality is due to uncontrolled mania, which is usually the case, the mania should be treated more aggressively with mood stabilizers (lithium, valproate, carbamazepine), and atypical antipsychotic agents.
Last updated May 7, 2016
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