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lithium carbonate 300 mg side effects

A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chris Esguerra
16 years experience Psychiatry
Thyroid and kidney: Lithium toxicity, thyroid effects, and kidney effects are probably the more severe side effects of lithium. It is best to work with your physician to ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chris Esguerra
16 years experience Psychiatry
Lithium: Lithobid (lithium carbonate) is a twice a day formulation of lithium. Side effects include dry mouth, feeling sleepy, hunger, a fine tremor, worsening ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Lithobid (lithium carbonate): Drowsiness , dizziness, increased thirst, increased urination frequency, weight gain, fine tremors.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Lithium carbonate: Adverse effects aren't frequent below a serum level of 1.5 meq/l. Your doctor will be monitoring your dose and blood levels. Fine hand tremor, incre ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brad Bobrin
26 years experience Psychiatry
Several: I will list some her, not in any order..Nausea, diarrhea, frequent urination, tramor, sedation, feeling dulled, acne, psorasis, increased appetite, we ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
22 years experience Psychiatry
See below: The most common are increased thirst. Increased frequency and urgency to pass urine, muscle twitches, skin rash, G.I. Discomfort, trembling of the han ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
57 years experience Psychiatry
Multiple: It is a salt. Intention tremor, diarrhea, cognitive dullness, hypo thyroidim, ataxia, long term kidney problems.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
57 years experience Psychiatry
None: Of course if it has been helping you may have a reoccurrence of bipolar symptoms.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Chris Esguerra
16 years experience Psychiatry
Common but small: Common side effects include dry mouth, sleepiness, increased hunger, nausea, and diarrhea. Common side effects tend to lessen with continued use. Lit ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Koenigsberg
42 years experience Psychiatry
See below: The side effects of lithium sometimes depend on the dose, with more side effects seen at higher doses. Common side effects are tremor, fatigue, increa ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Pancner
18 years experience Clinical Psychology
Side effects: The most commonly experienced include fine hand tremor, metallic taste in mouth, headache-mild, nausea, dirrehea and dizziness. Although not exclusive ... Read More
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