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But even with optimal medication treatment, many people with manic-depressive disorder do not achieve full remission of symptoms.
Additional strengths of the UCSF/UCR study include the rigor of the genetic analysis and the use of strict diagnostic criteria to identify family members afflicted with manic-depressive disorder, Freimer said.
Bipolar disorder, also known as manic depression or manic-depressive disorder, is characterized by recurring cycles of depression and mania.
The researchers concluded that when African Americans diagnosed with manic-depressive disorder, depression, schizophrenia and anxiety disorder are prescribed Prolixin or Zyprexa, they have more relief from symptoms associated with those illnesses and improved functioning.
Bipolar disorder, also referred to as manic-depressive disorder, is characterized by recurrent episodes of both depression and mania (abnormally elevated moods with irritability and extreme hyperactivity).

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