What are the symptoms of bipolar disorder?

A manic episode is characterized by an abnormally elevated or irritable mood, increased energy, decreased need for sleep, racing thoughts, and impulsive behavior.

Manic Episode

Depressive Episode

A depressive episode is characterized by a persistent feeling of sadness, hopelessness, and loss of interest or pleasure in activities that were once enjoyable.

Hypomanic Episode

Mixed Episode

Individuals in a mixed episode may experience intense feelings of irritability, agitation, hopelessness. They may also engage in impulsive and risky behaviors while feeling depressed or hopeless.

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