Lithium carbonate and Drooling - from FDA reports
Drooling is found among people who take Lithium Carbonate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Haldol, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 15,489 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA. Among them, 44 have Drooling. Find out below who they are, when they have Drooling 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)
Drooling (drop saliva uncontrollably from the mouth) has been reported by people with schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 3,718 Drooling patients).
On Jan, 23, 2017
15,489 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium Carbonate.
Among them, 44 people (0.28%) have Drooling
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lithium Carbonate when people have Drooling *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 50 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 50 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Drooling when taking Lithium Carbonate *:
- female: 53.49 %
- male: 46.51 %
Age of people who have Drooling when taking Lithium Carbonate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.94 %
- 10-19: 20.59 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 11.76 %
- 40-49: 20.59 %
- 50-59: 20.59 %
- 60+: 23.53 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Schizoaffective Disorder (8 people, 18.18%)
- Bipolar Disorder (8 people, 18.18%)
- Mania (3 people, 6.82%)
- Stress And Anxiety (2 people, 4.55%)
- Depression (2 people, 4.55%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Risperidone (7 people, 15.91%)
- Haldol (7 people, 15.91%)
- Risperdal (6 people, 13.64%)
- Abilify (5 people, 11.36%)
- Gabapentin (4 people, 9.09%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Speech Impairment (adult) (12 people, 27.27%)
- Tremor (8 people, 18.18%)
- Swallowing Difficulty (8 people, 18.18%)
- Drowsiness (8 people, 18.18%)
- Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome (6 people, 13.64%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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