depression

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depression

noun debasement, decline, deflation, depreciation, despondence, despondency, dispiritedness, dolefulness, economic decline, gloom, lowering, lowness, maeror, sinking, slump
Associated concepts: economic depression
See also: anguish, curtailment, decrease, distress, pessimism, prostration
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Following the Fast Track status, the company will shortly begin enrolling patients in a pivotal trial of this sequential therapy targeting patients who are admitted to Emergency Departments with Acute Suicidal Ideation/Behavior (ASIB) in bipolar depression.
Bipolar depression has a considerable impact on patients.
This new way of thinking can connect the dots between why, for example, so many people with bipolar depression also have drug and alcohol abuse.
The aims of this study were (i) to compare Quality of Life (QOL) of patients with bipolar depression to those with unipolar depression and (ii) to assess the association of different domains of QOL with severity of clinical Symptoms and level of functioning in bipolar and unipolar depressive patients group.
The efficacy of LATUDA was established in a 6-week study in adult patients with bipolar depression who were treated adjunctively with lithium or valproate [see Clinical Studies (14.
Bipolar Depression Rating Scale (BDRS) for bipolar depression
Its efficacy in treating bipolar depression and mixed states is less well-ascertained.
When treating bipolar depression "we are in the land of the uncertain, where [physicians] must improvise and do their best with what's available," Dr.
A new study suggests that a 50-year-old drug commonly used as an anesthetic for humans and animals--and abused as the drug called "Special K"--may deliver almost instant relief in some of the most troublesome cases of bipolar depression.
CONCLUSIONS: Although the ultimate utility of omega-3 fatty acids in bipolar depression is still an open question, we believe that these initial results are encouraging, especially for mild to moderate bipolar depression, and justify the continuing exploration of its use.
Richard Maddison, who suffers from bipolar depression, said the drugs were for his own use and helped calm him down.