Lithium carbonate and Drug abuse - from FDA reports
Drug abuse is found among people who take Lithium Carbonate, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 15,489 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA. Among them, 71 have Drug abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Drug abuse 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)
Drug abuse has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, drug abuse, pain, depression (latest reports from 39,935 Drug abuse patients).
On Feb, 19, 2017
15,489 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium Carbonate.
Among them, 71 people (0.46%) have Drug Abuse
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lithium Carbonate when people have Drug Abuse *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Drug Abuse when taking Lithium Carbonate *:
- female: 40.62 %
- male: 59.38 %
Age of people who have Drug Abuse when taking Lithium Carbonate *:
- 0-1: 1.64 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 8.2 %
- 20-29: 14.75 %
- 30-39: 18.03 %
- 40-49: 37.7 %
- 50-59: 11.48 %
- 60+: 8.2 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (12 people, 16.90%)
- Drug Abuse And Dependence (11 people, 15.49%)
- Bipolar I Disorder (6 people, 8.45%)
- Schizoaffective Disorder (4 people, 5.63%)
- Depression (4 people, 5.63%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (15 people, 21.13%)
- Depakote (10 people, 14.08%)
- Wellbutrin (9 people, 12.68%)
- Alprazolam (9 people, 12.68%)
- Abilify (8 people, 11.27%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Drug Abuse And Dependence (65 people, 91.55%)
- Sopor (14 people, 19.72%)
- Overdose (11 people, 15.49%)
- Diabetes (8 people, 11.27%)
- Bradyphrenia (7 people, 9.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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