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Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Hirsutism (Excessive or unwanted hair in women)?

Summary: Hirsutism is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Clonazepam, and have Breast cancer.

We study 14,813 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Hirsutism. Find out below who they are, when they have Hirsutism and more.

You are not alone: join a support group for people who take Lithium carbonate and have Hirsutism >>>

 

Lithium carbonate

Lithium carbonate has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 16,081 Lithium carbonate users)

Hirsutism

Hirsutism (abnormal growth of hair on a person's face and body, esp. on a woman) has been reported by people with birth control, high blood pressure, epilepsy, accidental exposure, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 1,964 Hirsutism patients)

On Mar, 11, 2015: 14,813 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 9 people (0.06%) have Hirsutism.

Trend of Hirsutism in Lithium carbonate reports

Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Hirsutism * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hirsutism0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

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

FemaleMale
Hirsutism77.78%22.22%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hirsutism0.00%0.00%0.00%22.22%22.22%44.44%11.11%0.00%

Severity of Hirsutism when taking Lithium carbonate ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hirsutism0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hirsutism ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Breast cancer (3 people, 33.33%)
  2. Bipolar disorder (2 people, 22.22%)
  3. Paranoia (1 people, 11.11%)
  4. Major depression (1 people, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Clonazepam (4 people, 44.44%)
  2. Pamidronate disodium (3 people, 33.33%)
  3. Ambien (3 people, 33.33%)
  4. Talwin (3 people, 33.33%)
  5. Effexor (3 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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