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How long does bipolar mania last?

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Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
7 doctors agree

In brief: If untreated,

Manic episodes can last a few days to weeks.

In brief: If untreated,

Manic episodes can last a few days to weeks.
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Dr. Susan Uhrich
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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Depends on patient

A few days or a few hours, and even within a few minutes in some cases.
This is what is known as rapid-cycling.

In brief: Depends on patient

A few days or a few hours, and even within a few minutes in some cases.
This is what is known as rapid-cycling.
Dr. Andrew Berry
Dr. Andrew Berry
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Dr. John Moranville
Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Variable

Manic episodes generally last a few days, but can last longer. Untreated episodes can lead to hallucinations and delusions especially if not sleeping.
The impulsivity can lead to relationship, financial, or even legal problems.

In brief: Variable

Manic episodes generally last a few days, but can last longer. Untreated episodes can lead to hallucinations and delusions especially if not sleeping.
The impulsivity can lead to relationship, financial, or even legal problems.
Dr. John Moranville
Dr. John Moranville
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