Rapid Cycling Bipolar Disorder Directory
Rapid cycling bipolar disorder is a mood disorder in which a person has four or more episodes of manic behavior or depression with a year. It's called "rapid cycling" because the person can have severe, drastic mood swings over a period of a few days, or even hours. These changes in behavior can be disabling. It may seem like the person is "out of control." Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about rapid cycling bipolar disorder, what the symptoms are, how to treat it, and much more.
Tricyclic Antidepressants for Bipolar Disorder
WebMD provides a brief overview of the role of tricyclic antidepressants in treating bipolar disorder.
What Is Rapid Cycling Bipolar Disorder?
WebMD explains the symptoms, treatments, and risks associated with rapid cycling bipolar disorder.
Types of Bipolar Disorder
A look at the different types of bipolar disorder, including bipolar I, bipolar II, cyclothymic disorder, mixed bipolar, and rapid cycling.
Treatments for Mania in Bipolar Disorder
Learn more from WebMD about various drug and nondrug treatments for mania in people who suffer from bipolar disorder.