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Do antiepileptics increase the risk of suicidal acts?

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    Do antiepileptics increase the risk of suicidal acts?. React. Wkly. 1320, 6 (2010). https://doi.org/10.2165/00128415-201013200-00011

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    Keywords

    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Valproic Acid
    • Gabapentin
    • Antiepileptic Drug
    • Lamotrigine