Review: Lose weight in Lithium carbonate
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 4, 2013)
Severity ratings: 3.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Lose weight (Weight loss) by studying 13,574 people who take Lithium carbonate. We analyze: the time on Lithium carbonate when people have Lose weight, gender and age of these people, the severity of Lose weight, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Lithium carbonate. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lithium carbonate (latest outcomes) 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 nec, tremor, tremor aggravated, depression, fatigue.
Lose weight has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Dec, 4, 2013: 13,574 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 158 people (1.16%) 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||50.57%||49.43% |
Age of people who have Lose weight when taking Lithium carbonate * :
|Lose weight||0.00%||0.00%||0.65%||7.84%||35.95%||35.29%||16.99%||3.27% |
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 (87 people, 55.06%)
- Depression (48 people, 30.38%)
- Schizophrenia (29 people, 18.35%)
- Sleep disorder (26 people, 16.46%)
- Bipolar i disorder (17 people, 10.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (109 people, 68.99%)
- Zyprexa (71 people, 44.94%)
- Risperdal (49 people, 31.01%)
- Depakote (45 people, 28.48%)
- Abilify (42 people, 26.58%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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