Celecoxib as Adjunctive Treatment in Acute Mania
The Carlat Child Psychiatry Report, Volume 9, Number 2&3, March 2018
Thomas Jordan, MD
Dr. Jordan has disclosed that he has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Emotional stress can trigger an inflammatory cascade response and increase blood levels of proinflammatory cytokines—including IL-1, IL-6, and tumor necrosis factor (TNF-α). These same inflammatory markers intensify in acute episodes of depression and mania.