Don't Suggest Aripiprazole or Ziprasidone for Bipolar Depression

You'll see more drug COMBOS used for bipolar depression.

Patients with bipolar have depression more often than mania...and the depression lasts longer and is linked to a higher suicide risk.

Most patients with bipolar depression will start with a mood stabilizer (lithium, etc) or an atypical antipsychotic (quetiapine, etc).

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