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  #1

All of the following can be used in the treatment of acute mania except:

a)Lithium
b)ECT
c)Trazodone
d)Haloperidol
e)Carbamazepin


  #2

Is it trazodone? However I don't know if Haloperidol can be used. Please clarify.


  #3

For management of acute mania- lithium, haldol, ECT can be used. Trazadone is an antidepressant, serotonin family so it can cause manic symptoms in Bipolar patients. It should not be given in acute mania


  #4

Answer is trazadone





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