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Table 3 Number of antidepressant prescriptions for patients with bipolar disorder

From: Real-world clinical features of and antidepressant prescribing patterns for outpatients with bipolar disorder

Antidepressants Number and proportion of patients with each mood status
Name Class Depressive (n = 1098) Mixed features (n = 261) Remission (n = 1116) Manic (n = 230) Total (n = 2705)
Duloxetine SNRI 138 13% 16 6% 57 5% 7 3% 218 8%
Mirtazapine NaSSA 105 10% 11 4% 65 6% 7 3% 188 7%
Escitalopram SSRI 101 9% 15 6% 37 3% 8 3% 161 6%
Trazodone SARI 72 7% 16 6% 38 3% 7 3% 133 5%
Paroxetine SSRI 54 5% 14 5% 49 4% 4 2% 121 4%
Fluvoxamine SSRI 40 4% 9 3% 45 4% 7 3% 101 4%
Sertraline SSRI 53 5% 10 4% 34 3% 3 1% 100 4%
Amoxapine TCA 40 4% 8 3% 35 3% 1 0% 84 3%
Mianserin TeCA 20 2% 6 2% 23 2% 3 1% 52 2%
Milnacipran SNRI 25 2% 4 2% 22 2% 0 0% 51 2%
Others   101 9% 13 5% 62 6% 7 3% 183 7%