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Melatonin Episodes

Melatonin Makes its Debut in Bipolar Disorder [60 Sec Psych]

July 8, 2020 | Podcasts

It’s tempting to think that melatonin will help in bipolar disorder. As we covered last month, disrupted circadian rhythms are one of the leading causes of bipolar, and blue-light blocking glasses ─ which increase the brain’s own melatonin ─ are effective in mania, and melatonin works in circadian rhythm disorders like jet lag. But in its