Bipolar Disorder

i am suffering from bipolar diorder instead of taking medicine i went to both depressive and Severe Mania Phases . Is it Cureable what is right treatment and can it be transfer to ur kids thanks

dr-naeem-aftab-psychiatrist-lahore

MBBS, DIPLOMAT American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology | Lahore

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Yes it is treatable.You need diagnosis confirmation and and specific medications just for bipolar depression not antidepressants.

dr-junaid-rasool-psychiatrist-lahore

MBBS, FCPS (Psychiatry) | Lahore

Yes . It's treatable. You need to take regular medication . If one of the parents is suffering from bipolar disorder than there is a slight increase in chances of have bipolar disorder in children. Over all in general population chances of getting bipolar disorder is Almost 1% which I suggest you should worry.Keep a follow up with a psychiatrist for early detection and management of the episodes

sobia-ikram-psychologist-lahore

Psychiatric illnesses are not curable but manageable and yes appropriate
treatment helps to live a healthy life