Review: Bipolar disorder and Flat affect
(By eHealthMe on Nov, 20, 2013)
Severity ratings: 3.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Flat affect by studying 36,351 people who have Bipolar disorder. We analyze the Bipolar disorder patients by their gender and age, the severity of Flat affect, drugs used, and common conditions other than Bipolar disorder. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Bipolar disorder is typically treated by Lamictal, Lithium Carbonate, Seroquel, Abilify, Lamotrigine, Depakote.
Flat affect (absence of emotional response to a situation) has been reported by people with depression, pain, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, stress and anxiety, bipolar disorder.
On Nov, 20, 2013: 36,323 people who have bipolar disorder are studied. Among them, 52 (0.14%) have Flat Affect.
Gender of people who have bipolar disorder and experienced Flat affect * :
|Flat affect||56.90%||43.10% |
Age of people who have bipolar disorder and experienced Flat affect * :
|Flat affect||0.00%||1.75%||12.28%||8.77%||12.28%||33.33%||28.07%||3.51% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Flat affect||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (52 people, 100.00%)
- Depression (8 people, 15.38%)
- Hallucination (8 people, 15.38%)
- Anxiety (4 people, 7.69%)
- Nightmare (3 people, 5.77%)
- Thinking abnormal (3 people, 5.77%)
- Muscle disorder (3 people, 5.77%)
- Intentional drug misuse (3 people, 5.77%)
- Acne (3 people, 5.77%)
- Back pain (3 people, 5.77%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Zyprexa (19 people, 36.54%)
- Risperdal (16 people, 30.77%)
- Geodon (16 people, 30.77%)
- Seroquel (15 people, 28.85%)
- Depakote (12 people, 23.08%)
- Effexor (11 people, 21.15%)
- Celexa (10 people, 19.23%)
- Cogentin (10 people, 19.23%)
- Parnate (8 people, 15.38%)
- Lamotrigine (8 people, 15.38%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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