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The U.S. FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) approved Aripiprazole ( Abilify ) for maintaining efficacy in patients with bipolar I disorder with a recent manic or mixed episode who had been stabilize ...


EMEA ( European Medicines Agency ) has completed its review of two classes of antidepressants and concluded that they should not be used in children and adolescents except in their approved indication ...


Researchers at the National Institute of Mental Health ( NIMH ), a part of National Institute of Health ( NIH ) found that carriers of the short allele of a polymorphism of the in the serotonin trans ...


Duloxetine ( Cymbalta ) significantly reduced anxiety symptoms in elderly patients with depression, compared with those treated with a sugar pill. In the eight-week study of people over age 65 with ...


Teenage depression is widespread and can become a life-long illness, but is more often transitory, said Constance Hammen, of the University of California Los Angeles ( UCLA ). "Adolescent depressio ...


In two double-blind, randomized, multicenter studies evaluated the investigational use of intramuscular ( IM ) Aripiprazole ( Abilify ) in patients with either acute bipolar mania or schizophrenia. ...


A head-to- head study comparing Olanzapine and Fluoxetine capsules ( OFC ) and Lamotrigine for the treatment of bipolar depression, showed that patients treated with OFC experienced significantly gre ...


High levels of phobic anxiety have been associated with elevated risks of coronary heart disease ( CHD ), death and sudden cardiac death ( SCD ) among men – however no such association has been inves ...


For the first time, a study demonstrated in separate short-term trials that a single drug, Quetiapine ( Seroquel ), may be effective in treating both the manic and depressive phases of bipolar disorde ...


Researchers at the University of Minnesota found that individuals who have an anxiety disorder when starting treatment for alcohol dependence have a significantly greater risk for relapse to drinking ...


Researchers at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center have found that a specific neurodevelopmental gene, called neuroD2, is related to the development of an almond-shaped area of the brain called the ...


Epidemiologic Survey of Alcohol and Related Conditions ( NESARC ) has showed for the first time that middle age and Native American race increase the likelihood of current or lifetime major depressive ...


Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have discovered that a protein found in the brain is genetically linked to alcoholism and anxiety. Results of the study are published in the Jo ...


Researchers have identified a fear factor – a protein the brain uses to generate one of the most powerful emotions in humans and animals. The molecule is essential for triggering both the innate fear ...


A study, led by researchers at Johns Hopkins, has shown that women with a serious caffeine habit and a family history of alcohol abuse are more likely to ignore advice to stop using caffeine during p ...