A study for a 49 year old man who takes Lithium Carbonate - from FDA reports


Summary

1,629 males aged 49 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 49 year old male patient who has Swollen Tongue. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Aug, 12, 2017

1,629 males aged 49 (±5) who take Lithium Carbonate are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lithium Carbonate for a 49-year old man.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 49
  • Gender: male
  • Conditions: Swollen Tongue
  • Drugs taken:
    • Lithium Carbonate (lithium carbonate)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • drug abuse and dependence
  • sopor
  • fatigue
  • schizophrenia
  • agitation
  • suicide attempt
  • venous insufficiency
  • pericardial effusion
  • suicidal ideation
  • mania
1 - 6 months:
  • tremor
  • therapeutic agent toxicity
  • arrhythmias
  • diarrhea
  • salivary hypersecretion
  • delirium
  • leukocytosis
  • sedation
  • hypotension
  • confusional state
6 - 12 months:
  • confusional state
  • aggression
  • renal failure acute
  • conjunctival hyperaemia
  • mental disorder
  • lip oedema
  • poriomania
  • hallucinations
  • ocular hyperaemia
  • eye pain
1 - 2 years:
  • weight decreased
  • celiac disease - sprue
  • diarrhea
  • nausea
  • serotonin syndrome
  • dehydration
  • nausea and vomiting
  • schizophrenia
  • spinal osteoarthritis
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
2 - 5 years:
  • depression
  • dizziness
  • breathing difficulty
  • anaemia
  • heart attack
  • post procedural complication
  • daydreaming
  • influenza like illness
  • nightmares
  • urinary tract disorder
5 - 10 years:
  • fatigue
  • dehydration
  • confusional state
  • breathing difficulty
  • drug toxicity
  • renal failure acute
  • gait abnormal
  • weight increased
  • schizoaffective disorder
  • therapeutic agent toxicity
10+ years:
  • tremor
  • confusional state
  • blood creatinine increased
  • therapeutic agent toxicity
  • high blood pressure
  • renal disorder
  • renal impairment
  • brain damage
  • mania
  • type 2 diabetes
not specified:
  • fatigue
  • diabetes
  • tremor
  • agitation
  • insomnia
  • fever
  • speech impairment (adult)
  • weakness
  • nausea
  • drowsiness

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (137 people, 8.41%)
  • Schizophrenia (132 people, 8.10%)
  • Schizoaffective Disorder (77 people, 4.73%)
  • High Blood Pressure (70 people, 4.30%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (64 people, 3.93%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (233 people, 14.30%)
  • Zyprexa (197 people, 12.09%)
  • Depakote (130 people, 7.98%)
  • Risperdal (114 people, 7.00%)
  • Klonopin (99 people, 6.08%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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