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Citalopram and trifluoperazine --can they treat bipolar?

12 doctors weighed in
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
Psychiatry
7 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Citalopram is an antidepressant and trifluoperazine is for the manic effect symptoms of bipolar disorder.

In brief: Yes

Citalopram is an antidepressant and trifluoperazine is for the manic effect symptoms of bipolar disorder.
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
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Dr. Leonard Lado
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Rapid cycling ssri

Rapid cycling type of manic-depressive illness in which the patient experiences four or more episodes of mania and/or major depression per year. Bipolar patients who develop a rapid cycling pattern suffer substantial depressive morbidity and are at high risk for serious suicide attempts.
Ssri can induce rapid cycling better choices may be lamogitrine or bupropion.

In brief: Rapid cycling ssri

Rapid cycling type of manic-depressive illness in which the patient experiences four or more episodes of mania and/or major depression per year. Bipolar patients who develop a rapid cycling pattern suffer substantial depressive morbidity and are at high risk for serious suicide attempts.
Ssri can induce rapid cycling better choices may be lamogitrine or bupropion.
Dr. Leonard Lado
Dr. Leonard Lado
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Bipolar

Combination used for bipolar depression.

In brief: Bipolar

Combination used for bipolar depression.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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