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 14,786 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. (view latest outcomes from 16,052 users)
Diverticulitis (digestive disease which involves the formation of pouches (diverticula) within the bowel wall) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, multiple myeloma.(latest reports from Diverticulitis 10,000 patients)
On Dec, 3, 2014: 14,786 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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(Asked by a 18 year old girl who has Bipolar Disorder, and takes Lithium Carbonate)
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(Asked by a 72 year old man who has Enlarged Prostate, High Blood Pressure, Diverticulitis, and takes Meclizine, Clonidine, Norvasc, Flomax, Avodart)
Have Diverticulitis from having Diverticulosis. Have had high blood pressure for
about 4 years and it is controlled with the Norvasc & Clonidine. Enlarged prostate is controlled with Flomax & Avodart. Meclizine is for vertigo, take 2 25mg per day, 1 Am & 1 PM. Take 1 Norvasc AM & 1 Flomax PM.
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(Asked by a 59 year old woman who has Depression From Lifes Events Last A Long Time I Have Had To Go To Hospital, and takes Lithium Carbonate )
Its just that i dont get over sad times in my life Twice i had to go to hospital with deep depression and now i have been put on lithium so that i dont have a relapse and i think that lithium stimulates the serotonin that the body cant make up when in depression mode i think that is why i stay depre ...
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