Antibiomania

Background

First coined in 2002, in Journal of Clinical Pharmacology as a condition where antibiotics are associated with psychological changes, specifically mania. 21 cases were reported with clarithromycin being the most common and often prescribed for H. pylori treatment[1]

Clinical Features

Differential Diagnosis

Evaluation

Management

Disposition

See Also

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References

  1. Abouesh, A et al. Antmicrobial-induced mania (antbiomania): a review of spontaneous reports. J Clin Psychopharmacol. 2002 Feb;22(1):71-81. PMID: 11799346.