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Memory loss lithium side effect?

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Dr. Khaled Mohamed
Psychiatry
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In brief: Not memory loss

Lithium is a known medicine for slowing cognitive processes.
It would take longer time to retrieve info , this is different than forgetfulness . There is a debate about lithium effects on creativity keeping in mind that a good part of arts and professional may be bipolar.

In brief: Not memory loss

Lithium is a known medicine for slowing cognitive processes.
It would take longer time to retrieve info , this is different than forgetfulness . There is a debate about lithium effects on creativity keeping in mind that a good part of arts and professional may be bipolar.
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