Lithium carbonate and Dry eyes - from FDA reports
Dry eyes is found among people who take Lithium Carbonate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression . We study 15,489 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA. Among them, 13 have Dry eyes. Find out below who they are, when they have Dry eyes 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 18,088 users)
Dry eyes (lack of adequate tears) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, dry eyes, osteoporosis, acne (latest reports from 23,358 Dry eyes patients).
On Feb, 01, 2017
15,489 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium Carbonate.
Among them, 13 people (0.08%) have Dry Eyes
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lithium Carbonate when people have Dry Eyes *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 100 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Dry Eyes when taking Lithium Carbonate *:
- female: 46.15 %
- male: 53.85 %
Age of people who have Dry Eyes when taking Lithium Carbonate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 20 %
- 30-39: 20 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 20 %
- 60+: 40 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (6 people, 46.15%)
- Bipolar I Disorder (5 people, 38.46%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (4 people, 30.77%)
- Bipolar Disorder (4 people, 30.77%)
- Restless Leg Syndrome (3 people, 23.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (6 people, 46.15%)
- Lamictal (5 people, 38.46%)
- Saw Palmetto (3 people, 23.08%)
- Pantothenic Acid (3 people, 23.08%)
- Inositol (3 people, 23.08%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (7 people, 53.85%)
- Tremor (5 people, 38.46%)
- Muscle Spasms (5 people, 38.46%)
- Fatigue (5 people, 38.46%)
- Fever (4 people, 30.77%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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