* tratamentul depresiei rezistente
Let's talk about FDA approvals. Quetiapine and quetiapine XR are FDA approved for treating bipolar depression as monotherapy. We have more options with adjunctive treatments. Aripiprazole was approved as an augmentation strategy for resistant major depression.
* tratamentul antidepresiv
Depressive disorders are common. Bipolar depression is often under-recognized and misdiagnosed as unipolar. Approximately one third to one half of patients with unipolar
depression do not respond fully to antidepressant therapy.