Stop withdrawal of bipolar disorder treatment, health secretary urged

GPs, pharmacists, psychiatrists and patients are calling on health and social care secretary Matt Hancock to ensure a brand of lithium remains available to treat patients with bipolar disorder.

by Chloe Harman
Lithium is a first-line treatment for patients with bipolar disorder. | GETTY IMAGES
Lithium is a first-line treatment for patients with bipolar disorder. | GETTY IMAGES

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