Stabilisers

Mood stabilisers do pretty much what they sound like they do; they smooth out the drastic and erratic ups and downs of someone with mood swings. There are typical and atypical mood stabilisers and this section will attempt to familiarise you with most, if not all, of them. Keep in mind that most stabilisers are either anticonvulsants or antipsychotics that are used as stabilisers.

  1. Bipolar Disorder, the hidden epidemic. - a psychiatrist offers some wisdom about treating Bipolar Disorder.
  2. Management of Bipolar Disorder - There's a good comparison and drug interaction chart in this piece.