Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Fatigue?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 5, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.8/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 13,661 people who take Lithium carbonate. Among them, 772 have Fatigue. See who they are, when they have Fatigue and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lithium carbonate (latest outcomes from 15,919 users) has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder, bipolar i disorder. Commonly reported side effects of Lithium carbonate include tremor, tremor aggravated, fatigue, depression, nausea.
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,515,233 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Feb, 18, 2014: 13,621 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 726 people (5.33%) have Fatigue.
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Fatigue * :
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Gender of people who have Fatigue when taking Lithium carbonate * :
Age of people who have Fatigue when taking Lithium carbonate * :
Severity of Fatigue when taking Lithium carbonate ** :
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How people recovered from Fatigue ** :
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Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (226 people, 31.13%)
- Depression (73 people, 10.06%)
- Bipolar i disorder (61 people, 8.40%)
- Pain (44 people, 6.06%)
- Ill-defined disorder (43 people, 5.92%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (114 people, 15.70%)
- Klonopin (78 people, 10.74%)
- Risperdal (75 people, 10.33%)
- Depakote (74 people, 10.19%)
- Zyprexa (69 people, 9.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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