Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Diverticulitis?
Summary: Diverticulitis is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Schizophrenia.
We study 14,822 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 14 have Diverticulitis. Find out below who they are, when they have Diverticulitis and more.
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Lithium carbonate has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 16,091 Lithium carbonate users)
Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, multiple myeloma. (latest reports from 10,154 Diverticulitis patients)
On Apr, 9, 2015: 14,822 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 14 people (0.09%) have Diverticulitis.
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Diverticulitis * :
Gender of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Lithium carbonate * :
Age of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Lithium carbonate * :
Severity of Diverticulitis when taking Lithium carbonate ** :
How people recovered from Diverticulitis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Schizophrenia (2 people, 14.29%)
- Bipolar disorder (2 people, 14.29%)
- Ill-defined disorder (1 people, 7.14%)
- Bipolar i disorder (1 people, 7.14%)
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (1 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zyprexa (8 people, 57.14%)
- Paxil (7 people, 50.00%)
- Spironolactone (7 people, 50.00%)
- Antabuse (7 people, 50.00%)
- Wellbutrin sr (7 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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