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Posted by: deedee | 2005/12/09

bipolar disorder

a friend was diagnosed with bipolar disorder and is on 5mg zyprexa, can he take Antabuse in conjunction with the bipolar medication as he has a drinking problem as well

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Dear Deedee,
Yes - he probably could use Antabuse with it - just let him clear it with his psychiatrist as well. By the way, he should be careful not to use cough syrups with Antabuse as most contain alcohol.

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