Lithium carbonate and Lose weight - from FDA reports


Summary

Lose weight is found among people who take Lithium Carbonate, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 6 - 12 months, 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, 180 have Lose weight. Find out below who they are, when they have Lose weight and more.

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Lithium Carbonate

Lithium carbonate has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Lithium carbonate 18,086 users)

Lose Weight

Lose weight has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety (latest reports from 27,753 Lose weight patients).

On Feb, 20, 2017

15,489 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium Carbonate.
Among them, 180 people (1.16%) have Lose Weight


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lithium carbonate cause Lose weight?

Time on Lithium Carbonate when people have Lose Weight *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 33.33 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 16.67 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 16.67 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 33.33 %

Gender of people who have Lose Weight when taking Lithium Carbonate *:

  • female: 52.25 %
  • male: 47.75 %

Age of people who have Lose Weight when taking Lithium Carbonate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.66 %
  • 10-19: 1.32 %
  • 20-29: 7.24 %
  • 30-39: 34.87 %
  • 40-49: 31.58 %
  • 50-59: 19.74 %
  • 60+: 4.61 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Bipolar Disorder (84 people, 46.67%)
  • Depression (38 people, 21.11%)
  • Schizophrenia (30 people, 16.67%)
  • Sleep Disorder (22 people, 12.22%)
  • Bipolar I Disorder (17 people, 9.44%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (98 people, 54.44%)
  • Zyprexa (66 people, 36.67%)
  • Risperdal (44 people, 24.44%)
  • Depakote (39 people, 21.67%)
  • Abilify (37 people, 20.56%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Type 2 Diabetes (72 people, 40.00%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (62 people, 34.44%)
  • Diabetes (58 people, 32.22%)
  • Hyperlipidaemia (33 people, 18.33%)
  • Neuropathy Peripheral (28 people, 15.56%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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