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  • Symbyax Uses
    Symbyax can be prescribed to individuals who certain types of depression. This part of the eMedTV site takes a closer look at the uses of this combination drug, with details on its use in children and whether it is prescribed off-label.
  • Symbyax Warnings and Precautions
    Symbyax can cause bleeding in the stomach and can increase the risk of seizures. This eMedTV segment offers other important Symbyax warnings and precautions, including other possible side effects and information on who should not take the medication.
  • What Does Abilify Treat?
    Many people wonder what Abilify treats. As this page on the eMedTV site explains, Abilify is approved to treat various mental illnesses, including bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and major depression (when used with antidepressants).
  • What Does Depakote Treat?
    As this part of the eMedTV site explains, Depakote is used to treat mania associated with bipolar disorder and epileptic seizures. This article explains what else Depakote is used for and describes the specific effects of this antipsychotic medication.
  • What Does Geodon Treat?
    This eMedTV resource answers the question, "What does Geodon treat?" Geodon is a prescription antipsychotic medication used to treat bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. It can control symptoms of these conditions and help prevent relapses.
  • What Does Lithium Treat?
    Many people wonder, "What does lithium treat?" As this eMedTV page explains, it is used to treat bipolar disorder. Specifically, it is approved for treating manic episodes and can be used as a long-term treatment to prevent manic or depression episodes.
  • What Does Seroquel Treat?
    This eMedTV article addresses the question, "What does Seroquel treat?" Seroquel is used to treat schizophrenia, bipolar depression, and manic episodes. It is approved to relieve symptoms of these conditions and help prevent relapses.
  • What Is Abilify Used For?
    This eMedTV article answers the question, "What is Abilify used for?" Abilify is used for treating various mental illnesses, including schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. It can also be used along with antidepressants to treat depression.
  • What Is Abilify?
    You may be wondering, "What is Abilify?" As this eMedTV segment explains, Abilify is a medicine approved for the treatment of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, autism, and depression. It is an antipsychotic drug that can help with these mental illnesses.
  • What Is Asenapine Used For?
    Healthcare providers often recommend using asenapine for the treatment of certain mental illnesses. This eMedTV page lists these conditions, explains how the medication works, and addresses whether it should be used in children or the elderly.
  • What Is Bypolar?
    Bipolar disorder is a disease characterized by severe shifts in mood, energy, and functioning. As this eMedTV article explains, the disorder is treatable, but if left untreated, symptoms can worsen. Bypolar is a common misspelling of bipolar.
  • What Is Depakote Used For?
    Depakote helps prevent migraines and treat epilepsy (as well as mania associated with bipolar disorder). This eMedTV page discusses the uses of Depakote in more detail and explains how this prescription medication is used for off-label purposes.
  • What Is Depakote?
    Depakote is a prescription drug used to treat epilepsy and mania, and to prevent migraines headaches. This eMedTV Web page takes a closer look at what Depakote is, describes its different forms, and explains how the medication works for various uses.
  • What Is Geodon Used For?
    As this article from the eMedTV archives explains, Geodon is used for the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. It is used to treat symptoms of these conditions and to help prevent relapses from occurring.
  • What Is Geodon?
    This eMedTV segment answers the question, "What is Geodon?" Geodon is a medication used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. It is an antipsychotic drug that works by blocking or lessening the effects of certain brain chemicals.
  • What Is Lamotrigine Used For?
    Lamotrigine is used primarily for the treatment of epilepsy and bipolar disorder. This eMedTV article offers a detailed discussion on what the drug is used for, including information on off-label lamotrigine uses and giving the drug to children.
  • What Is Lithium Used For?
    This eMedTV resource answers the question: "What is lithium used for?" Lithium is used for controlling symptoms of bipolar disorder. It is used to treat manic episodes and can be used as a long-term treatment to prevent episodes of mania or depression.
  • What Is Lithium?
    Many people know that lithium is a naturally occurring element, but what is lithium used for medicinally? As this eMedTV resource explains, lithium products are commonly used for treating manic episodes in people with bipolar disorder.
  • What Is Risperidone Used For?
    What is risperidone used for? As this eMedTV article explains, risperidone is licensed to treat schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and irritability due to autism. This page also discusses risperidone uses in children and off-label uses of the drug.
  • What Is Seroquel Used For?
    Many people wonder, "What is Seroquel used for?" As this eMedTV Web page explains, Seroquel is used for treating schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. It is used to improve symptoms of the two conditions and can also be used to help prevent relapses.
  • What Is Seroquel?
    Many people wonder, "What is Seroquel?" As this eMedTV page explains, Seroquel is a prescription medication approved for treating bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. It is a type of antipsychotic drug that blocks the effects of certain brain chemicals.
  • When to Take Abilify
    You should take Abilify at the same time each day to maintain an even level of medicine in the blood. This eMedTV article offers more information on when to take Abilify and explains what your doctor may consider before making a dosing recommendation.
  • When to Take Depakote
    It does not matter when you take Depakote, but try to take it at the same times each day. As this page from the eMedTV library explains, taking your doses at the same times each day helps to maintain even levels of medicine in your blood.
  • When to Take Geodon
    Geodon is typically taken twice a day, with food. As this eMedTV resource explains, although there are no specific instructions on exactly when to take Geodon, it is important that you take the medication at the same times each day.
  • When to Take Lithium
    Lithium is usually taken two to four times a day; your doctor can tell you exactly when to take lithium. As this eMedTV segment explains, you should take your lithium doses at the same times each day to maintain even drug levels in your blood.
  • When to Take Seroquel
    If you are only taking Seroquel once a day, it is usually best to take it at bedtime. This eMedTV page offers more details on when to take Seroquel and explains what the usual starting doses are for the treatment of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
  • Withdrawal From Symbyax
    Stopping Symbyax too quickly can cause withdrawal symptoms, such as headaches, anxiety, and insomnia. This eMedTV article explains when Symbyax withdrawal symptoms may occur and discusses steps your doctor may take to reduce them.
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