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The Effectiveness of High-Dosage Amisulpride Combined With Moderate-Dosage Sodium Valproate Treatment for an Overweight Patient With Psychotic Bipolar Disorder
Yi-Cheng Hou, M.Sc.; Chien-Han Lai, M.D.
The Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences 2014;26:E34-E35. doi:10.1176/appi.neuropsych.13040091
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The authors report no financial relationships with commercial interests.

Department of Nutrition, Taipei Tzu Chi Hospital, Buddhist Tzu Chi Medical Foundation New Taipei City, Taiwan, ROC

Department of Psychiatry, Cheng Hsin General Hospital, Taipei City, Taiwan, ROC

Send correspondence to Dr. Lai; e-mail: stephenlai99@gmail.com

Copyright © 2014 by the American Psychiatric Association


To the Editor: Several atypical antipsychotics were approved for the treatment of bipolar affective disorder.1 However, the data of amisulpiride in this field is still limited. I want to share a case of psychotic bipolar disorder with successful control of symptoms under the combined treatment of high-dosage amisulpiride and moderate-dosage sodium valproate.

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