Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Narcotic abuse?
Summary: Narcotic abuse could be caused by Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, also take Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 14,693 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 41 have Narcotic abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Narcotic abuse and more.
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Lithium carbonate (latest outcomes from 15,936 users) has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Narcotic abuse (addiction of narcotic (pain killer )) (latest reports from 45,293 patients) has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, pain, acupuncture and pain, depression, back pain.
On Apr, 12, 2014: 14,693 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 41 people (0.28%) have Narcotic Abuse. They amount to 0.09% of all the 45,272 people who have Narcotic Abuse on eHealthMe.
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Narcotic abuse * :
Gender of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Lithium carbonate * :
|Narcotic abuse||44.68%||55.32% |
Age of people who have Narcotic abuse when taking Lithium carbonate * :
|Narcotic abuse||2.27%||0.00%||11.36%||9.09%||27.27%||36.36%||13.64%||0.00% |
Severity of Narcotic abuse when taking Lithium carbonate ** :
How people recovered from Narcotic abuse ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (9 people, 21.95%)
- Bipolar i disorder (8 people, 19.51%)
- Depression (5 people, 12.20%)
- Anxiety (5 people, 12.20%)
- Bipolar ii disorder (3 people, 7.32%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (16 people, 39.02%)
- Depakote (13 people, 31.71%)
- Alprazolam (8 people, 19.51%)
- Remeron (7 people, 17.07%)
- Clonazepam (7 people, 17.07%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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