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For someone bipolar, do you take stimulants in the morning and sedatives at night?
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Dr. Shamshad Haroon
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In brief: No it does not work
Leading researchers in the field for adults helped us to conduct the trial for children with bipolar in kids with first nimh trial at utsw and same science is proven again and again antidepressent and stimulants bad for bipolar unless the mood is stabilized with meds first then we can introduce stimulants .
Please read glen close we and patrick kennedy website on bipolar disorder change2mind.Org/.

In brief: No it does not work
Leading researchers in the field for adults helped us to conduct the trial for children with bipolar in kids with first nimh trial at utsw and same science is proven again and again antidepressent and stimulants bad for bipolar unless the mood is stabilized with meds first then we can introduce stimulants .
Please read glen close we and patrick kennedy website on bipolar disorder change2mind.Org/.
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