Review: could Lithium Carbonate cause Lymphoma?


Summary

Lymphoma is reported only by a few people who take Lithium Carbonate. We study 15,296 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Lymphoma. Find out below who they are, when they have Lymphoma 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 17,787 users)

Lymphoma

Lymphoma (cancer that begins in immune system cells) has been reported by people with death, rashes, thrombocytopenia, agranulocytosis, sepsis (latest reports from 15,037 Lymphoma patients).

On Sep, 15, 2016

15,296 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium Carbonate.
Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Lymphoma


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lithium carbonate cause Lymphoma?

Gender of people who have Lymphoma when taking Lithium Carbonate *:

  • female: 100 %
  • male: 0.0 %

Age of people who have Lymphoma when taking Lithium Carbonate *:

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

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Bipolar 2 (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Anxiety (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Affective Disorder (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Adhd (1 person, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lamotrigine (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Fluoxetine Hydrochloride (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Concerta (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Ativan (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Amitriptyline Hcl (1 person, 50.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Rash Pruritic (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Rash (1 person, 50.00%)
  • Lymphadenopathy (1 person, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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