Review: could Lithium carbonate cause Primary adrenal insufficiency?
We study 14,746 people who have side effects while taking Lithium carbonate from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Primary adrenal insufficiency. Find out below who they are, when they have Primary adrenal insufficiency and more.
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Lithium carbonate (latest outcomes from 16,000 users) has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Primary adrenal insufficiency
Primary adrenal insufficiency (addison's disease, a hormonal disorder disease) (latest reports from 3,028 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, pain, multiple sclerosis, addison's disease.
On Aug, 15, 2014: 14,743 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate. Among them, 4 people (0.03%) have Primary Adrenal Insufficiency. They amount to 0.13% of all the 3,013 people who have Primary Adrenal Insufficiency on eHealthMe.
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Primary adrenal insufficiency * :
Gender of people who have Primary adrenal insufficiency when taking Lithium carbonate * :
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Age of people who have Primary adrenal insufficiency when taking Lithium carbonate * :
|Primary adrenal insufficiency||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Primary adrenal insufficiency when taking Lithium carbonate ** :
How people recovered from Primary adrenal insufficiency ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :n/a
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lorazepam (3 people, 75.00%)
- Hydrocortisone (3 people, 75.00%)
- Florinef (2 people, 50.00%)
- Byetta (1 people, 25.00%)
- Trileptal (1 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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