Year : 2004  |  Volume : 46  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 273--274

Risperidone Mono - Therapy as Prophylaxis in Bipolar Affective Disorders


Mohit Trivedi1, Denzil Pinto2, AT Safeekh3 
1 P.G. Resident, Dept. of Psychiatry, Father Muller Medical College, Kankanady, Mangalore 575 002, India
2 Associate Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry, Father Muller Medical College, Kankanady, Mangalore 575 002, India
3 Assistant Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry, Father Muller Medical College, Kankanady, Mangalore 575 002, India

Correspondence Address:
A T Safeekh
Assistant Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry, Father Muller Medical College, Kankanady, Mangalore 575 002
India

Risperidone has been found to be useful in the treatment of acute bipolar disorders. This is a case report where risperidone mono therapy has been found to be effective in prophylaxis of bipolar affective disorder. The pharmacological and clinical implications of risperidone in the management of BPAD are discussed


How to cite this article:
Trivedi M, Pinto D, Safeekh A T. Risperidone Mono - Therapy as Prophylaxis in Bipolar Affective Disorders.Indian J Psychiatry 2004;46:273-274


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Trivedi M, Pinto D, Safeekh A T. Risperidone Mono - Therapy as Prophylaxis in Bipolar Affective Disorders. Indian J Psychiatry [serial online] 2004 [cited 2021 Sep 26 ];46:273-274
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