Akathisia is found among people who take Lithium Carbonate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Olanzapine, and have Depression . We study 15,296 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 116 have Akathisia. Find out below who they are, when they have Akathisia and more.
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Lithium carbonate has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Lithium carbonate 18,039 users)
Akathisia (a movement disorder characterized by a feeling of inner restlessness) has been reported by people with depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, stress and anxiety, psychotic disorder (latest reports from 7,810 Akathisia patients).
On Sep, 17, 2016
15,296 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium Carbonate.
Among them, 116 people (0.76%) have Akathisia
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi, I'm have been suffering from Akathisia due to Lyrica( 10 years on), bipolar meds prescribed by general practice dr. when the Lyrica depression started, and a recent onslaught of Rx prescribed by dr. in different state where I am now living. I always trusted the better judgement of those in the medical profession. Big mistake. They only know what pharm reps tell them. I cringe when Lyrica commercials come on TV showing people all happy and healthy as the narrator calmly buzzes through the side effects...depression--movement disorders. If people only knew the truth.
I had my dose of lexapro increased from 15 mg. to 20 mg. After which I started having extreme restlessness, high levels of anxiety, bad thoughts of hopelessness and acute depression. I was given cogentin to stop the moving and restlessness but it's not really working.
Hello,I'm Silvia Ramakers and i live in the netherlands. I have Gorlin probably since i was about 15 (diagnosed at older age,i'm almost 50 now btw). Had many BCC's through the years. But why i'm writing (and i hope anybody can help because i'm desperate) is that since a while i have more and ...
Having bipolar is a curse. Since starting roaccutane almost two weeks ago, I have started having heavy to extreme mood swings for 5-7 days straight and it's becoming really upsetting for everyone around me. I am also extremely negative and find no pleasure in even the simplest of things. Has ...
Hi, I'm have been suffering from Akathisia due to Lyrica( 10 years on), bipolar meds prescribed by general practice dr. when the Lyrica depression started, and a recent onslaught of Rx prescribed by dr. in different state where I am now living. I always trusted the better judgement of those in ...
They put me on Adderall XR 25mg for my ADHD. I'm also on lithium carbonate er and neurontin. I was on the adderall for one week and now I'm still having symptoms of psychosis. I'm hallucinating and having a hard time distinguishing what is real and what isn't. I still have extreme paranoia as ...
Hi. I'm Karen and I would like to know if anyone that took Litium Carbonate, for over 10 years has suffered from tooth loss. I started taking this for a Bipolar disorder. It really helped in that aspect, in 2001. I stopped drug in 2013. Since 2013, I have steadily been loosing my upper teeth. ...
Hi there I got akathisia after compazine for dizziness in Jan 2014 and then got put on ssris due to being suicidal. I tapered for one year and got off the Ssri in October 2015 and am now in withdrawal very very sick and still have mild akathisia which got really bad again in December 2015 ...
Hi. I was weaned of Cymbalta and Resperidone two weeks ago (do to ineffectiveness and side effects). Dr. started me on Haldol - for a week now and is going to start me on Lithium later this week. Hoping to find out from others what to expect with this combination of these two drugs.
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