What is phenelzine for bipolar disorder?

Phenelzine is a non-selective and irreversible monoamine oxidase inhibitor that is often prescribed for both depression and anxiety.

What is the evidence for phenelzine as treatment for bipolar disorder?

Low quality evidence is unable to determine the benefits of phenelzine over placebo or lamotrigine for bipolar disorder.

November 2021

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