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How do you treat bipolarism if the person is pregnant and not taking meds?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry

In brief: Preg.

Also, careful and close monitoring by ob/gyn is vital.
Overall weigh benefits vs. Risks of tx & no tx for mother & baby health, and discuss fully before starting meds.

In brief: Preg.

Also, careful and close monitoring by ob/gyn is vital.
Overall weigh benefits vs. Risks of tx & no tx for mother & baby health, and discuss fully before starting meds.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Stephen Sudler
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Seek treatment

If someone has bipolar disorder during pregnancy, they should be under the casre of a behavioral health specialist.
The need for medication and the best treatment plan can be determined there.

In brief: Seek treatment

If someone has bipolar disorder during pregnancy, they should be under the casre of a behavioral health specialist.
The need for medication and the best treatment plan can be determined there.
Dr. Stephen Sudler
Dr. Stephen Sudler
Thank
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