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The Latest Mania: Selling Bipolar Disorder

  • David Healy
  • Published: April 11, 2006
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.0030185
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

About the Author

Competing Interests

DH has been a speaker, consultant, or clinical trialist for Lilly, Janssen, SmithKline Beecham, Pfizer, Astra-Zeneca, Lorex-Synthelabo, Lundbeck, Organon, Pierre-Fabre, Roche, and Sanofi. He has also been an expert witness in ten legal cases involving antidepressants and suicide or homicide and one case involving the patent on olanzapine (Zyprexa). None of these interests played any part in the submission or preparation of this paper.