Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Narcotic abuse (Drug abuse)?
Summary: Narcotic abuse is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 14,813 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 has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 16,081 Lithium carbonate users)
Narcotic abuse (addiction of narcotic (pain killer )) has been reported by people with drug abuse and dependence, pain, depression, back pain, stress and anxiety. (latest reports from 10,559 Narcotic abuse patients)
On Mar, 30, 2015: 14,813 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 41 people (0.28%) have Narcotic Abuse.
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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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Lithium Carbonate for a 67-year old woman with Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Hypothyroidism (abnormally low activity of the thyroid gland, resulting in retardation of growth and mental development), Dry Mouth, Weight Gain, Sleepiness - During The Day (excess sleeping during day time)
- A study of drug interactions between Lamotrigine, Lithium Carbonate for a 22-year old woman with Major Depression, Bipolar. The patient has Vision Problems, Nystagmus
- A study of drug interactions between L-theanine, Gaba, Magnesium Carbonate, Lamictal, Lithium Carbonate, Risperdal for a 43-year old woman with Anxiety Disorder, Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Slurred Speech, Eyeball Rupture
- A study of drug interactions between Paracetamol, Valproate Sodium, Omeprazole, Ferrous Fumarate, Bisoprolol Fumarate, Lithium Carbonate, Aspirin, Clozapine for a 42-year old woman with Headache, Mood Stabilizer, Acid Reflux, Anaemia, Hypertension, Blood Thinner, Schizophrenia. The patient has Aortic Regurgitation, Skitzopheniaauditory Halucinations Of A Comanding Nature
- A study of side effects of Lithium Carbonate for a 34-year old woman with Bipolar 1. The patient has Anorexia (eating disorder characterized by immoderate food restriction and irrational fear of gaining weight)
Recent Lithium carbonate related drug comparison:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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