Myoclonus-associated hypomania during MAO-inhibitor-treatment

R. M. Cohen, D. Pickar, D. L. Murphy

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The authors report the association of myoclonus with the development of hypomania in a patient receiving monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs). They discuss this case in terms of its possible implications for the understanding of antidepressant efficacy and of the development of hypomania.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)105-106
Number of pages2
JournalAmerican Journal of Psychiatry
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1980
Externally publishedYes


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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Cohen, R. M., Pickar, D., & Murphy, D. L. (1980). Myoclonus-associated hypomania during MAO-inhibitor-treatment. American Journal of Psychiatry, 137(1), 105-106.