Review: could Lithium Carbonate cause Partial Seizures?


Summary

Partial seizures is reported only by a few people who take Lithium Carbonate. We study 15,298 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Partial seizures. Find out below who they are, when they have Partial seizures 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)

Partial Seizures

Partial seizures (seizures which affect only a part of the brain at onset) has been reported by people with seizures, drowsiness, fever, rashes, drug ineffective (latest reports from 5,253 Partial seizures patients).

On Sep, 28, 2016

15,298 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium Carbonate.
Among them, 4 people (0.03%) have Partial Seizures


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lithium carbonate cause Partial seizures?

Gender of people who have Partial Seizures when taking Lithium Carbonate *:

  • female: 0.0 %
  • male: 100 %

Age of people who have Partial Seizures 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 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Schizophrenia (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Mood Swings (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Epilepsy (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Depression (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Convulsion (1 person, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Trileptal (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Abilify (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Wellbutrin (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Seroquel (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Cipralex (1 person, 25.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Therapeutic Response Unexpected (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Convulsion (2 people, 50.00%)
  • Therapeutic Agent Toxicity (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Status Epilepticus (1 person, 25.00%)
  • Sleep Apnoea Syndrome (1 person, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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