Lithium carbonate and Diabetes insipidus - from FDA reports
Diabetes insipidus is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 10+ years, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder. This review analyzes which people have Diabetes insipidus with Lithium carbonate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 15,919 people who have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 28, 2017
15,919 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium Carbonate.
Among them, 113 people (0.71%) have Diabetes Insipidus
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lithium Carbonate when people have Diabetes Insipidus *:
- < 1 month: 5.56 %
- 1 - 6 months: 5.56 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.56 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.56 %
- 10+ years: 72.22 %
Gender of people who have Diabetes Insipidus when taking Lithium Carbonate *:
- female: 50.47 %
- male: 49.53 %
Age of people who have Diabetes Insipidus when taking Lithium Carbonate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 1 %
- 20-29: 12 %
- 30-39: 5 %
- 40-49: 34 %
- 50-59: 19 %
- 60+: 29 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (38 people, 33.63%)
- Bipolar I Disorder (11 people, 9.73%)
- Agitation (10 people, 8.85%)
- Osteoporosis (8 people, 7.08%)
- Schizophrenia (6 people, 5.31%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (15 people, 13.27%)
- Carbamazepine (14 people, 12.39%)
- Risperidone (9 people, 7.96%)
- Lorazepam (9 people, 7.96%)
- Fosamax (8 people, 7.08%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Hypernatraemia (20 people, 17.70%)
- Fatigue (13 people, 11.50%)
- Blood Sodium Increased (13 people, 11.50%)
- Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (11 people, 9.73%)
- Acute Kidney Failure (11 people, 9.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Diabetes insipidus when taking Lithium carbonate?
Lithium carbonate has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Lithium carbonate 18,559 users)
Diabetes insipidus (diabetes caused by a deficiency of the pituitary hormone vasopressin, which regulates kidney function) has been reported by people with bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, depression, insomnia, preventive health care (latest reports from 2,383 Diabetes insipidus patients).
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