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Lithium citrate is what?

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David Miller
Family Medicine
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In brief: Mood stabilizer

Lithium is a metalic element (atomic number 3) that is used as a mood stabilizer, to treat depression and bipolar disorder.
Lithium citrate is one of the many forms used in treatment.

In brief: Mood stabilizer

Lithium is a metalic element (atomic number 3) that is used as a mood stabilizer, to treat depression and bipolar disorder.
Lithium citrate is one of the many forms used in treatment.
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Dr. Alan Ali
Liquid form.
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Liquid form

Lithium citrate is the liquid form of lithium. 8meq of citrate is equivalent to 300mg of carbonate.
Same benefits and risks.

In brief: Liquid form

Lithium citrate is the liquid form of lithium. 8meq of citrate is equivalent to 300mg of carbonate.
Same benefits and risks.
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Li Citrate

Is liquid form of lithium.

In brief: Li Citrate

Is liquid form of lithium.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Lithium Citrate

It is the liquid form of lithium.

In brief: Lithium Citrate

It is the liquid form of lithium.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
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In brief: Lithium

Li citrate is the liquid form of lithium, usually used for younger kids & ones who can't swallow large pills or capsules.

In brief: Lithium

Li citrate is the liquid form of lithium, usually used for younger kids & ones who can't swallow large pills or capsules.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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