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Q Does olanzapine prevent relapse of bipolar I disorder in people who have responded to acute treatment with olanzapine for a manic or mixed episode?
Multicentre randomised controlled trial.
Follow up period:
44 sites in the USA and 5 sites in Romania; time period not stated.
361 people, aged 18 or over, who achieved symptomatic remission from a DSM-IV bipolar I manic or mixed episode (Young Mania Rating scale (YMRS) score ⩽12 and 21 item Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HAM-D) score ⩽8 for 2 consecutive weeks) following 6–12 weeks of acute treatment with olanzapine.
Olanzapine (5–20 mg/day) or placebo.
Symptomatic relapse into any mood episode (YMRS or HAM-D score ⩾15, or hospitalisation for a manic, depressive, or mixed episode); time to symptomatic …
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