Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Enuresis (Bedwetting)?
Summary: Enuresis is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression.
We study 14,822 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 20 have Enuresis. Find out below who they are, when they have Enuresis 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)
Enuresis (repeated inability to control urination) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, diabetes, schizophrenia. (latest reports from 1,933 Enuresis patients)
On Apr, 6, 2015: 14,822 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 20 people (0.13%) have Enuresis.
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Enuresis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Enuresis when taking Lithium carbonate * :
Age of people who have Enuresis when taking Lithium carbonate * :
Severity of Enuresis when taking Lithium carbonate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Enuresis ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (4 people, 20.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (4 people, 20.00%)
- Affective disorder (3 people, 15.00%)
- Anxiety (3 people, 15.00%)
- Hypothyroidism (3 people, 15.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (4 people, 20.00%)
- Clozapine (4 people, 20.00%)
- Clonazepam (4 people, 20.00%)
- Zyprexa (3 people, 15.00%)
- Lamotrigine (3 people, 15.00%)
* 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:
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- A study of drug interactions between Latuda, Lithium Carbonate for a 46-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Chronic Kidney Disease
- A study of side effects of Lithium Carbonate for a 46-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Kidney Disease
- 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 Acetazolamide for a 29-year old woman with Pseudotumor Cerebri. The patient has Bedwetting
- A study of drug interactions between Synthroid, Topamax, Lithium Carbonate for a 36-year old man with Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, Bipolar Ii Disorder.
Recent Lithium carbonate related drug comparison:
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