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Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Partial seizures?

Summary: Partial seizures could be caused by Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old, also take Trileptal, and have Schizophrenia.

We study 14,696 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Partial seizures. Find out below who they are, when they have Partial seizures and more.

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Lithium carbonate

Lithium carbonate (latest outcomes from 15,936 users) has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder.

Partial seizures

Partial seizures (seizures which affect only a part of the brain at onset) (latest reports from 9,058 patients) has been reported by people with epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, convulsion, depression, high blood pressure.

On Apr, 13, 2014: 14,693 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 4 people (0.03%) have Partial Seizures. They amount to 0.04% of all the 9,048 people who have Partial Seizures on eHealthMe.

Trend of Partial seizures in Lithium carbonate reports

Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Partial seizures * :

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Gender of people who have Partial seizures when taking Lithium carbonate * :

FemaleMale
Partial seizures0.00%100.00%

Age of people who have Partial seizures when taking Lithium carbonate * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Partial seizures0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Partial seizures when taking Lithium carbonate ** :

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How people recovered from Partial seizures ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Schizophrenia (1 people, 25.00%)
  2. Epilepsy (1 people, 25.00%)
  3. Depression (1 people, 25.00%)
  4. Mood swings (1 people, 25.00%)
  5. Convulsion (1 people, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Trileptal (2 people, 50.00%)
  2. Abilify (2 people, 50.00%)
  3. Venlafaxine (1 people, 25.00%)
  4. Seroquel (1 people, 25.00%)
  5. Rivotril (1 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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