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What is the difference between bipolar anxiety and bipolar agitation?

This is a complex question and the differences are often not clear, and frequently overlap. In anxiety, the person can experience psychological worry and physical symptoms of anxiety such as sweating, tremor, palpitations and restlessness. Agitation tends to be characterized more by a physical need to move, and at times, an increased drive and energy but this often is associated with elevated levels of anxiety.

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