Journal article icon

Journal article

Olanzapine in long-term treatment for bipolar disorder

Abstract:

Background: Many patients with bipolar disorder require long-term treatment to prevent recurrence. Antipsychotic drugs are often used to treat acute manic episodes. It is important to clarify whether olanzapine could have a role in long-term prevention of manic and depressive relapses. Objectives: To assess the effects of olanzapine, as monotherapy or adjunctive treatment, in preventing manic, depressive and mixed episodes in patients with bipolar affective disorder. Search strategy: We searc...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Authors


Cipriani, A More by this author
Rendell, JM More by this author
Journal:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Issue:
1
Publication date:
2009
DOI:
ISSN:
1469-493X
URN:
uuid:c37f58f2-0ba3-4635-a82d-0bb6acc69863
Source identifiers:
165635
Local pid:
pubs:165635

Terms of use


Metrics



If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP