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side effects of lithium carbonate 300 mg

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Multiple: It is a salt. Intention tremor, diarrhea, cognitive dullness, hypo thyroidim, ataxia, long term kidney problems.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Pancner
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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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Dr. John Moranville
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Depends: Lithium is a very effective mood stabilizer. It requires careful monitoring of blood levels and long term it may affect the thyroid and the kidneys, b ... Read More
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Dr. Chris Esguerra
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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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Dr. Douglas Bey
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None: Of course if it has been helping you may have a reoccurrence of bipolar symptoms.
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Dr. Marc Zimmermann
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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
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Dr. Robert Woods
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Mild Tranquilizer: Ativan (lorazepam) aka Lorazepam belongs to the benzodiazepine class of medications. It is considered a mild tranquilizer causing its effects by bindi ... Read More
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Dr. Chris Esguerra
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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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Yes but: Your medical regimen is becoming complicated and you risk encouraging a pattern of self-medicating. While there is an important place for medication ... Read More
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Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
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Tums (calcium carbonate): Maybe high calcium.
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Dr. Pamela Pappas
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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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Dr. Gregory Bussell
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Constipation: Constipation can be related to using tums (calcium carbonate).
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Yes: That is possible.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ralph Morgan Lewis
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Yes: Too many Tums (or other antacids containing calcium carbonate) over an extended period of time can lead to "milk alkali syndrome" in which there are h ... Read More
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See below: There are no known interactions between the two medications so there should be no problems taking both at the same time.
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Dr. Alan Ali
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Side effects: Each has side-effects of its own. When taken in therapeutic dosages, moods improve, as well as sleep. Some GI upset might be noted as additive effect ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Side effects: Montelukast sodium and levocetirizine dihydrochloride tablets side effects include GI upset, headaches, hypersensitivity, drowsiness, sleep disorders ... Read More
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Dr. Chester Berschling
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Side effects.: All psychiatric rx's have side effects. If you check with side effects in the pdr, you will not want to take another drug. Mostly, your individual sho ... Read More
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High risk of serious: interactions. Binge drinking in women = 4 alcoholic drinks over a few hrs. Amphetamine + Alcohol - increased heart rate, chest pain, high blood pressu ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Not surprising: Your medications have huge anti-cholinergic potential adverse effects, and does not surprise me if you are experiencing cognitive consequences. Do yo ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Excessive hunger: Hard to be sure but I recommend you take methocarbamol on day 1 and gabapentin on day 2. If thinks are OK as noted above, keep doing it that way. Th ... Read More
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Safe to take: There really shouldn't be any side effects at that dose. That is the recommended dose for many brands of over the counter vitamin c supplements. As ... Read More
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