Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Drooling?
We study 14,746 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 42 have Drooling. Find out below who they are, when they have Drooling and more.
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Lithium carbonate (latest outcomes from 16,000 users) has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Drooling (drop saliva uncontrollably from the mouth) (latest reports from 11,944 patients) has been reported by people with schizophrenia, depression, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, multiple sclerosis.
On Aug, 13, 2014: 14,743 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 42 people (0.28%) have Drooling. They amount to 0.35% of all the 11,941 people who have Drooling on eHealthMe.
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Drooling * :
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Gender of people who have Drooling when taking Lithium carbonate * :
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Severity of Drooling when taking Lithium carbonate ** :
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How people recovered from Drooling ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (9 people, 21.43%)
- Schizoaffective disorder (7 people, 16.67%)
- Mania (5 people, 11.90%)
- Schizophrenia, paranoid type (2 people, 4.76%)
- Constipation (2 people, 4.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Risperidone (8 people, 19.05%)
- Risperdal (6 people, 14.29%)
- Haldol (5 people, 11.90%)
- Gabapentin (4 people, 9.52%)
- Aspirin (4 people, 9.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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