Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Fatigue?
Summary: Fatigue 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 14,795 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 779 have Fatigue. Find out below who they are, when they have Fatigue and more.
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Lithium carbonate has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 16,062 Lithium carbonate users)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 200,694 Fatigue patients)
On Jan, 13, 2015: 14,795 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 779 people (5.27%) have Fatigue.
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Fatigue * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
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 ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Fatigue ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (241 people, 30.94%)
- Depression (79 people, 10.14%)
- Bipolar i disorder (63 people, 8.09%)
- Pain (45 people, 5.78%)
- Ill-defined disorder (43 people, 5.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (125 people, 16.05%)
- Klonopin (82 people, 10.53%)
- Depakote (76 people, 9.76%)
- Risperdal (76 people, 9.76%)
- Lamictal (73 people, 9.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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