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Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Lose weight (Weight loss)?
Summary: Lose weight is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 2 years, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 14,777 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 164 have Lose weight. Find out below who they are, when they have Lose weight and more.
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Lithium carbonate (latest outcomes from 16,044 users) has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Lose weight (latest reports from 16,911 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, high blood pressure, stress and anxiety.
On Oct, 30, 2014: 14,777 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 164 people (1.11%) have Lose Weight.
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Lose weight * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Lose weight||0.00%||12.50%||12.50%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00% |
Gender of people who have Lose weight when taking Lithium carbonate * :
|Lose weight||52.75%||47.25% |
Age of people who have Lose weight when taking Lithium carbonate * :
|Lose weight||0.00%||0.00%||0.62%||7.45%||37.89%||34.78%||16.15%||3.11% |
Severity of Lose weight when taking Lithium carbonate ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Lose weight||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
How people recovered from Lose weight ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Lose weight||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (90 people, 54.88%)
- Depression (48 people, 29.27%)
- Schizophrenia (31 people, 18.90%)
- Sleep disorder (26 people, 15.85%)
- Bipolar i disorder (17 people, 10.37%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (113 people, 68.90%)
- Zyprexa (71 people, 43.29%)
- Risperdal (49 people, 29.88%)
- Depakote (45 people, 27.44%)
- Abilify (42 people, 25.61%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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