Hyperammonemia due to valproic acid in the psychiatric setting

Am J Psychiatry. 2007 Jul;164(7):1020-7. doi: 10.1176/ajp.2007.164.7.1020.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Clinical Conference
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Bipolar Disorder / drug therapy
  • Bipolar Disorder / psychology
  • Carnitine / deficiency
  • Carnitine / metabolism
  • Carnitine / therapeutic use
  • Child
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Hyperammonemia / chemically induced*
  • Hyperammonemia / psychology
  • Hyperammonemia / therapy
  • Liver / metabolism
  • Middle Aged
  • Psychotic Disorders / drug therapy*
  • Psychotic Disorders / psychology
  • Research Design / trends
  • Valproic Acid / adverse effects*
  • Valproic Acid / therapeutic use

Substances

  • Valproic Acid
  • Carnitine