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Review: how effective is Lithium carbonate for Antidepressant therapy?

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Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.5/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Lithium carbonate (lithium carbonate) is for Antidepressant therapy. The study is based on 134 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Lithium carbonate

Lithium carbonate (latest outcomes from 15,936 users) has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder.

Antidepressant therapy

Antidepressant therapy (latest reports from 1,144,468 patients) is typically treated by Zoloft, Cymbalta, Prozac, Lexapro, Celexa, Wellbutrin Xl.

On Apr, 18, 2014: 134 people are studied for taking Lithium carbonate in Antidepressant therapy




Lithium carbonate effectiveness for Antidepressant therapy


Long term Lithium carbonate effectiveness for Antidepressant therapy

Lithium carbonate effectiveness for Antidepressant therapy (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall1030482917
Long term
(1+ years)
011282015

Gender of people who take Lithium carbonate for Antidepressant therapy * :

FemaleMale
Antidepressant therapy67.91%32.09%

Age of people who take Lithium carbonate for Antidepressant therapy * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Antidepressant therapy0.00%0.75%1.49%13.43%19.40%24.63%24.63%15.67%

Who find Lithium carbonate more effective for Antidepressant therapy?

Gender of people who find Lithium carbonate more effective * :

FemaleMale
Antidepressant therapy76.09%23.91%

Age of people who find Lithium carbonate more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Antidepressant therapy0.00%0.00%0.00%13.04%21.74%19.57%23.91%21.74%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • For the last two months, my husband has been anxious, depressed and sometimes confused...forgetting where the brake is in the car....etc...other times he's ok...

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  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • I have been on Tranylcypromine Sulfate for 7 years and take 40g a day. I have seen a new Psychiatrist who says I should at least reduce to 30g and try to get off this medication and have something more up to date. 7 years ago I had a double fusion to my lower spine and it was a success. I have the odd flare up but never needed pain killers and it has been much better for years. I now have had an enormous flare up. My GP has put me on Co codomol and I still feel the pain. My psychiatrist is unsure and does not think its the reduction of the pills as I have not even come off one completely yet but this pain is the question. I dont know what to do.

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