Review: could Lithium Carbonate cause Low Testosterone?


Summary

Low testosterone is reported only by a few people who take Lithium Carbonate. We study 15,179 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 1 have Low testosterone. Find out below who they are, when they have Low testosterone 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 17,785 users)

Low Testosterone

Low testosterone has been reported by people with orgasmic dysfunction, tendon pain (latest reports from 62 Low testosterone patients).

On Aug, 30, 2016

15,179 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium Carbonate.
Among them, 1 person (0.01%) has Low Testosterone


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lithium carbonate cause Low testosterone?

Time on Lithium Carbonate when people have Low Testosterone *:

  • < 1 month: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 100 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Low Testosterone when taking Lithium Carbonate *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Low Testosterone when taking Lithium Carbonate *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 100 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Severity if Low Testosterone when taking Lithium Carbonate **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 0.0 %
  • severe: 100 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Sleeping Sickness (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Sjogren's Syndrome (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Hypogonadism (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Gerd (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Bipolar 1 (1 person, 100.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zimovane (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Wellbutrin (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Salagen (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Ranitidine Hydrochloride (1 person, 100.00%)
  • Arava (1 person, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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