Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Dehydration?
Summary: Dehydration is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Prilosec, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 14,795 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 344 have Dehydration. Find out below who they are, when they have Dehydration and more.
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Lithium carbonate has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 16,062 Lithium carbonate users)
Dehydration (dryness resulting from the removal of water) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain, osteoporosis, hepatitis c. (latest reports from 66,103 Dehydration patients)
On Jan, 3, 2015: 14,795 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 344 people (2.33%) have Dehydration.
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Dehydration * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Dehydration when taking Lithium carbonate * :
Age of people who have Dehydration when taking Lithium carbonate * :
Severity of Dehydration when taking Lithium carbonate ** :
How people recovered from Dehydration ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (87 people, 25.29%)
- Bipolar i disorder (27 people, 7.85%)
- Smoking cessation therapy (26 people, 7.56%)
- Depression (24 people, 6.98%)
- Hypertension (21 people, 6.10%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prilosec (40 people, 11.63%)
- Effexor (38 people, 11.05%)
- Zyprexa (33 people, 9.59%)
- Lorazepam (31 people, 9.01%)
- Topamax (31 people, 9.01%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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I am a student and I have been taking Adderall recreationally for performance. I went to the dr with kidney pain, they did a blood test and urinalysis. Moderate amnts of Blood cells in my urine. dehydration. Also in my past I have had an upj obstruction for which I had successful surgery when I was 5 years old. no signs of uti. They did an xray for kidney stones but did not find any. The dr prescribed Percocet for the pain....incase it comes back. I am wondering if my symptoms could be related to my use of Adderall?
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