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Related to manic: manic depression, Manic episode

manic

adjective agitated, aroused, enraged, excited, frantic, frenzied, hyped-up, hyper, hyperactive, hysterical, incensed, inflamed, nervous, out of control, perturbed, wrought-up
Associated concepts: insanity defense
See also: lunatic, non compos mentis
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In repeated-measures ANOVA, the aripiprazole group showed significant decreases in the frequency of manic symptoms (F(4, 55) = 2.37, sum of squares [SS] = 429.22, mean squared error [MSe] = 45.36, p < 0.05) but nonsignificant decreases in intensity of manic symptoms (F(4, 55) = 2.08, SS = 968.77, MSe = 116.18, p < 0.07), whereas the lithium group showed significant decreases in both frequency (F(4, 50) = 3.75, SS = 1629.14, MSe = 108.48, p < 0.009) and intensity (F(4, 50) = 4.88, SS = 3264.97, MSe = 167.15, p < 0.002) of manic symptoms.
Living with manic depression is assiduous work; it requires the same discipline as it does to be an artist.
On the seventh day of admission, the patient showed partial improvement in manic and psychotic symptoms.
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In this case, rapid onset of manic symptoms was noted after initiation of amisulpride.
* A review of the Bipolar Disorder (Manic Depression) products under development by companies and universities/research institutes based on information derived from company and industry-specific sources
Mood disorders include major depressive disorder and bipolar disorder (also called manic depression).
"We wanted to find out if cannabis use leads to increased occurrence of mania symptoms or manic episodes in individuals with pre-existing bipolar disorder.
James Miller, of credit experts Experian, said: "Manic Monday is expected to take the lead as the busiest pre-Christmas online shopping day."
James Miller of Experian Marketing Services, said: "Cyber Monday will no longer be the busiest pre-Christmas online shopping day, with Manic Monday expected to take the lead."
* the large amount of time required from the psychiatrist and care team to adequately manage the manic episode (eg, time spent with family members, frequent patient visits, and managing communications from the patient).
The father was informed that her manic exacerbation required that she be admitted and treated with parenteral antipsychotics and sedatives but he refused to give permission for such interventions.