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How can I track drug interactions of bipolar disorder medications?

What I advise consumers and family members to do is to use a "drug interaction" computer program any time a new bipolar disorder medication is added, whether it is another psychiatric medication, an over the counter medication, or an antibiotic. There are many such programs online. If computers are not available, discuss all medicines, prescribed and over the counter, with your doctor and pharmacist.

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