Lithium carbonate and Diverticulitis - from FDA reports
Diverticulitis is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are male, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zyprexa, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Diverticulitis with Lithium carbonate. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 16,100 people who have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 11, 2017
16,100 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate.
Among them, 19 people (0.12%) have Diverticulitis
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Diverticulitis *:
- < 1 month: 100 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Lithium carbonate *:
- female: 47.37 %
- male: 52.63 %
Age of people who have Diverticulitis when taking Lithium carbonate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.0 %
- 30-39: 0.0 %
- 40-49: 50.0 %
- 50-59: 14.29 %
- 60+: 35.71 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (3 people, 15.79%)
- Schizophrenia (2 people, 10.53%)
- Mania (1 person, 5.26%)
- Ill-Defined Disorder (1 person, 5.26%)
- Fibromyalgia (1 person, 5.26%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zyprexa (8 people, 42.11%)
- Wellbutrin Sr (7 people, 36.84%)
- Spironolactone (7 people, 36.84%)
- Paxil (7 people, 36.84%)
- Antabuse (7 people, 36.84%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (12 people, 63.16%)
- Dizziness (11 people, 57.89%)
- Weight Increased (9 people, 47.37%)
- Hypotension (9 people, 47.37%)
- Fatigue (9 people, 47.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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