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 14,822 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 508 have Dizziness. Find out below who they are, when they have Dizziness 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)
Dizziness has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol. (latest reports from 162,329 Dizziness patients)
On Apr, 13, 2015: 14,822 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 508 people (3.43%) have Dizziness.
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Dizziness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Dizziness when taking Lithium carbonate * :
Age of people who have Dizziness when taking Lithium carbonate * :
Severity of Dizziness when taking Lithium carbonate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Dizziness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (192 people, 37.80%)
- Depression (74 people, 14.57%)
- Bipolar i disorder (59 people, 11.61%)
- Hypertension (33 people, 6.50%)
- Pain (29 people, 5.71%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (103 people, 20.28%)
- Lamictal (70 people, 13.78%)
- Neurontin (62 people, 12.20%)
- Depakote (59 people, 11.61%)
- Xanax (58 people, 11.42%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of drug interactions between Finasteride, Trazodone Hydrochloride, Flecainide Acetate, Lithium Carbonate, Flomax, Effexor Xr for a 75-year old man with BPH, Sleepy, Atrial Fibrillation/flutter, Bipolar Ii Disorder, Urinary Retention, Depression. The patient has Breathing Difficulty - Lying Down, Pain - Muscles
- A study of side effects of Cymbalta for a 64-year old woman with Major Depression. The patient has Vertigo
- A study of side effects of Topamax for a 35-year old woman with Migraine With Aura. The patient has Vertigo
- A study of side effects of ASA for a 33-year old man with Pain. The patient has Shortness Of Breath, Lightheadedness, Chest Pain
- A study of side effects of Tramadol for a 33-year old woman with Severe Back Pain And Loss Of Motor In Right Leg. The patient has Dizziness, Intra-abdominal Pressure Increased, Paresthesias
Recent Lithium carbonate related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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