Lithium carbonate and Dehydration - from FDA reports
Dehydration is found among people who take Lithium Carbonate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Prilosec, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 15,489 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA. Among them, 375 have Dehydration. Find out below who they are, when they have Dehydration 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 18,086 users)
Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, multiple myeloma, hepatitis c (latest reports from 94,603 Dehydration patients).
On Feb, 10, 2017
15,489 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium Carbonate.
Among them, 375 people (2.42%) have Dehydration
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lithium Carbonate when people have Dehydration *:
- < 1 month: 17.39 %
- 1 - 6 months: 13.04 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.35 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.7 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.52 %
- 5 - 10 years: 34.78 %
- 10+ years: 15.22 %
Gender of people who have Dehydration when taking Lithium Carbonate *:
- female: 57.72 %
- male: 42.28 %
Age of people who have Dehydration when taking Lithium Carbonate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.61 %
- 10-19: 1.52 %
- 20-29: 10.0 %
- 30-39: 7.27 %
- 40-49: 20.61 %
- 50-59: 21.52 %
- 60+: 38.48 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (97 people, 25.87%)
- Bipolar I Disorder (28 people, 7.47%)
- High Blood Pressure (26 people, 6.93%)
- Depression (20 people, 5.33%)
- Hepatitis C (19 people, 5.07%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Prilosec (32 people, 8.53%)
- Lisinopril (31 people, 8.27%)
- Zyprexa (29 people, 7.73%)
- Effexor (29 people, 7.73%)
- Spironolactone (24 people, 6.40%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Diarrhea (67 people, 17.87%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (62 people, 16.53%)
- Therapeutic Agent Toxicity (56 people, 14.93%)
- Nausea (54 people, 14.40%)
- Fatigue (51 people, 13.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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