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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Lithobid allergy: Lithobid (lithium carbonate) has been used in the treatment of mania (bipolar disorder). Allergic reactions can include difficulty breathing, hives a ... Read More

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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Lithium allergy: Lithium carbonate is used to treat manic episodes in bipolar disorder. Allergic reactions can include difficulty breathing, hives and swelling of face ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Lithane (Lithium): Lithium is used for the treatment of Bipolar disorder. Allergic reactions could include swelling of tongue, throat, lips, mouth, face, hives or diffi ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Lithonate allergy: Lithium is used for the treatment of Bipolar disorder. Allergic reactions could include swelling of tongue, throat, lips, mouth, face, hives or diff ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kirk Clopton
31 years experience Psychiatry
Ask you doctor: Lithobid (lithium carbonate) is typically a medication that needs to be slowly discontinued rather than abruptly stopped. These medications are used i ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Lithobid (lithium carbonate): Lithium is contraindicated in ones with significant kidney or cardiovascular diseases, severe dehydration, sodium deficiency, pregnant women, some diu ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Zimmermann
21 years experience Psychiatry
Even disposition: This medication is used to help even out moods. It should provide a steadier mood state.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Bey
56 years experience Psychiatry
No particular diet: Salt will lower lithium levels. Diuretics, nonsteroidal analgesics (advil, ibuprophrn, etc) & fluid loss (diarrhea, sweating, vomiting) can raise lit ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kirk Clopton
31 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Lithobid (lithium carbonate) is a delayed release preparation that usually causes less stomach side effects.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Seth Kunen
44 years experience Clinical Psychology
.6 to 1.2 mEq/L: Lithium (li) levels must be monitored closely b/c the therapeutic level is close to the toxic level. Toxicity symptoms include diarrhea, vomiting, mu ... Read More

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