episodes of hypomania or depression are often related to severe emotional or physical stress.
Antipsychotic drugs These drugs are used to treat hypomania.
Bipolar II disorder is characterized by major depressive episodes alternating with episodes of hypomania, a milder form of mania.
They alternate between depression (the low mood) and mania or hypomania (the high mood).
Mania and hypomania are similar, but mania is usually more severe and debilitating to the patient.
Bipolar disorder includes mania or hypomania.
Hypomania is not as severe as mania and does not cause the level of impairment in work and social activities that mania can.
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