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The common side effects of mood stabilizers — and when to see a doctor

Some common side effects of mood stabilizers include tremors, nausea, and dizziness. Mood stabilizer side effects that you should see a doctor for are loss of balance, extreme drowsiness, and rapid heart rate. While mood stabilizers can cause adverse side effects, do not stop taking your medication. Instead, reach out […]
The common side effects of mood stabilizers — and when to see a doctor
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How to treat bipolar disorder with medications and therapy to get the help you need

Treatment of bipolar disorder typically involves mood stabilizers, antidepressants, and/or antipsychotics. Bipolar disorder is also treated through therapy like cognitive-behavioural therapy and family-based therapy. Other treatment options for bipolar disorder include day treatment programs, hospitalisation, and following a healthy lifestyle. This article was medically reviewed by David A. Merrill, MD, […]
How to treat bipolar disorder with medications and therapy to get the help you need
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Amazon is selling an exclusive line of over-the-counter medications

Amazon is selling an exclusive line of generic over-the-counter medications. The private label-line is manufactured by drugmaker Perrigo, which is known for its store-brand over-the-counter medications for things like allergy and cold medications. CNBC reports that the line of medications, called “Basic Care,” has about 60 products. Amazon is selling […]
Amazon is selling an exclusive line of over-the-counter medications