Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Lose weight?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 10, 2014)
Severity ratings: 3.5/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 13,661 people who take Lithium carbonate. Among them, 164 have Lose weight. See who they are, when they have Lose weight and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lithium carbonate (latest outcomes from 15,919 users) 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, tremor aggravated, fatigue, depression, nausea.
Lose weight (latest reports from 96,417 patients) has been reported by people with depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 13,661 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 164 people (1.20%) have Lose Weight. They amount to 0.17% of all the 95,887 people who 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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