Lithium carbonate and Swelling - from FDA reports
Swelling is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Zometa, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Swelling 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, 19, 2017
16,100 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate.
Among them, 60 people (0.37%) have Swelling
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Swelling *:
- < 1 month: 25 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 25 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 25 %
Gender of people who have Swelling when taking Lithium carbonate *:
- female: 70 %
- male: 30 %
Age of people who have Swelling when taking Lithium carbonate *:
- 0-1: 2 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 2 %
- 30-39: 8 %
- 40-49: 36 %
- 50-59: 34 %
- 60+: 18 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (8 people, 13.33%)
- High Blood Pressure (7 people, 11.67%)
- Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (7 people, 11.67%)
- Breast Cancer (7 people, 11.67%)
- Metastases To Bone (6 people, 10.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Zometa (13 people, 21.67%)
- Ibuprofen (11 people, 18.33%)
- Ativan (11 people, 18.33%)
- Lamictal (9 people, 15.00%)
- Atenolol (9 people, 15.00%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (19 people, 31.67%)
- Rashes (17 people, 28.33%)
- Stress And Anxiety (15 people, 25.00%)
- Breathing Difficulty (15 people, 25.00%)
- Nausea (14 people, 23.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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