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Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Dizziness?

Summary: Dizziness is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder.

We study 14,777 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 504 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness and more.

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Lithium carbonate

Lithium carbonate (latest outcomes from 16,044 users) has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder.

Trend of lithium carbonate reports

Dizziness

Dizziness (latest reports from 1,294,614 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.

Trend of Dizziness reports

On Oct, 26, 2014: 14,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 506 people (3.42%) have Dizziness.

Trend of Dizziness in Lithium carbonate reports

Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Dizziness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Dizziness26.09%13.04%7.25%7.25%14.49%14.49%17.39%

Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Lithium carbonate * :

FemaleMale
Dizziness64.12%35.88%

Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Lithium carbonate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Dizziness0.00%0.00%4.08%8.98%18.16%20.61%20.20%27.96%

Severity of Dizziness when taking Lithium carbonate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Dizziness3.45%65.52%20.69%10.34%

How people recovered from Dizziness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Dizziness7.14%14.29%78.57%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bipolar disorder (190 people, 37.55%)
  2. Depression (72 people, 14.23%)
  3. Bipolar i disorder (59 people, 11.66%)
  4. Hypertension (33 people, 6.52%)
  5. Anxiety (29 people, 5.73%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Seroquel (103 people, 20.36%)
  2. Lamictal (70 people, 13.83%)
  3. Neurontin (62 people, 12.25%)
  4. Depakote (59 people, 11.66%)
  5. Xanax (58 people, 11.46%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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