eHealthMe - FDA and Social Media, Personalized eHealthMe - a cloud computing service for drugs

FDA and Social Media, Personalized

How to?

Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Fatigue?

We study 14,737 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 773 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.

Stay connected: join a mobile support group for people who take Lithium carbonate and have Fatigue >>>

Lithium carbonate

Lithium carbonate (latest outcomes from 15,989 users) has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder.

Fatigue

Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) (latest reports from 1,542,610 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.

On Jul, 13, 2014: 14,736 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 773 people (5.25%) have Fatigue. They amount to 0.05% of all the 1,542,252 people who have Fatigue on eHealthMe.

Trend of Fatigue in Lithium carbonate reports

Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Fatigue * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Fatigue23.64%10.00%7.27%9.09%16.36%15.45%18.18%

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

FemaleMale
Fatigue60.27%39.73%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Fatigue0.00%0.27%2.19%9.19%18.66%19.48%24.55%25.65%

Severity of Fatigue when taking Lithium carbonate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Fatigue0.00%35.29%47.06%17.65%

How people recovered from Fatigue ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Fatigue0.00%6.67%93.33%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bipolar disorder (240 people, 31.05%)
  2. Depression (76 people, 9.83%)
  3. Bipolar i disorder (63 people, 8.15%)
  4. Pain (45 people, 5.82%)
  5. Ill-defined disorder (43 people, 5.56%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Seroquel (125 people, 16.17%)
  2. Klonopin (82 people, 10.61%)
  3. Depakote (76 people, 9.83%)
  4. Risperdal (76 people, 9.83%)
  5. Lamictal (73 people, 9.44%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

You can also:

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • I was bit by a tick in 1998.
    Have had a difficult time being taken seriously.
    Any information is welcomed.

    Reply

  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • stopped hypothyroid medication about 3 months ago. never had paresthesias prior to levothyroxin but wondering if stopping meds caused this 24/7 symptom now.

    Reply

  • From this study (10 months ago):

  • Just wondering what drugs can cause my lymph test to come back high

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

Can you answer these questions (what is this?):

  • Should a person with the history of itp take the drug meloxicam
    I am the one in the books on the study of ITP. in 1976 I had my spleen removed as the result of the disease. at that time I was 16. now I am 54 and scarred that if I take any kind of blood thinner this may cause the disease to return. Should I be taking Meloxicam with it being somewhat of a blood ...

  • Is their anyway of reliefing the urge of move pain, in my legs?
    I am a 18 year old girl, that recently started having trouble sleeping. I have the urge to move every minute. When i stop moving i get a burning senseation that won't leave till i move my legs again. I experienced it when i was younger around 10 years old and than stopped, and now it has come back i ...

  • Any one with lithium tremors recover after reduction of dosage?
    More than 10 years on Lithium, tremors evident in hands. According to this study, then was no recovery from these types of tremors. Medication reduced by 1/3 to 600 mg. per day. Not sure if the "NO Recovery" was in a group where the dosage was lowered or not? Wanting to to know of long term recov ...

More questions for: Lithium carbonate, Fatigue

You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):

  • How an integrative wellness approach cured me of insomnia, ibs, and more
    For 10+ years, I suffered with insomnia and a host of other problems including intestinal distress, headaches, psoriasis, anxiety, cognitive issues, hypothyroid, chronic itching, restless leg, etc. Traditional medicine, aka taking drugs, was not working to heal me. Since childhood, I’ve had IBS, h ...

  • Depo provera overdose
    Dr acidentially gave me something like 9 times the normal dose of depo provera. My life has been miserable! I have fought excessive weight gain, infertility, severe cellulite, and acne for 20 years.

  • Latuda stoped hypoglcymia
    I have hypoglycemia and have had to be carefull of my sugar intake. Started taking Latuda and now i can eat sugar like most people do

More reviews for: Lithium carbonate, Fatigue

On eHealthMe, Lithium Carbonate (lithium carbonate) is often used for bipolar disorder. Find out below the conditions Lithium Carbonate is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is Lithium Carbonate used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Could it be a symptom from a condition:

Drugs in real world that are associated with:

Could your condition cause it?

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.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

38 million health professionals and patients have studied on eHealthMe. Recent studies:

- Nuvigil for a 38-year old woman who has Maternal Depr ... (8 minutes ago)

- Hydrochlorothiazide for a 36-year old woman who has H ... (1 hour ago)

- Humira for a 36-year old woman who has Psoriasis (2 hours ago)

Related study

- Lithium Carbonate side effects

 

Related symptom

- Fatigue

 

 

Recent user comments

- "I was prescribed tenofovir since 2006 in many of the ... " (1 hour ago)

- "I have been taking lyrica for 2 weeks and I've had ma ... " (3 hours ago)

- "Doxylamine succinate makes me very lethargic the next ... " (8 hours ago)

 

Recent mobile support groups

- Porokeratosis

- Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome

- Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome and Pulmonary Embolism

- Narcolepsy and Add

- Narcolepsy

 

Popular searches

- Vomiting
- Macugen
- Jamguarandi
- Cholestyramine
- Novolog Mix 70 30

   

Drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Side effects: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Symptoms: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Advertise - Apps - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2014 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.