Lithium carbonate and Vertigo - from FDA reports
Vertigo is found among people who take Lithium carbonate, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Vertigo 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, 20, 2017
16,100 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithium carbonate.
Among them, 563 people (3.5%) have Vertigo
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lithium carbonate when people have Vertigo *:
- < 1 month: 29.17 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.92 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.25 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.08 %
- 2 - 5 years: 2.08 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.33 %
- 10+ years: 29.17 %
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Lithium carbonate *:
- female: 60.11 %
- male: 39.89 %
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Lithium carbonate *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 4.64 %
- 20-29: 7.95 %
- 30-39: 16.11 %
- 40-49: 23.18 %
- 50-59: 22.96 %
- 60+: 25.17 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (65 people, 11.55%)
- Stress And Anxiety (32 people, 5.68%)
- High Blood Pressure (26 people, 4.62%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (24 people, 4.26%)
- Schizophrenia (22 people, 3.91%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (86 people, 15.28%)
- Lamictal (63 people, 11.19%)
- Xanax (51 people, 9.06%)
- Depakote (49 people, 8.70%)
- Abilify (46 people, 8.17%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (174 people, 30.91%)
- Weakness (138 people, 24.51%)
- Fatigue (136 people, 24.16%)
- Stress And Anxiety (120 people, 21.31%)
- Tremor (116 people, 20.60%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Trying to reduce Cholesterol, With Lithium. But Scared, Just recently took Niacin prescribed by doc and it washed my meds out of system. He refuses that Niacin was the cause. I have proof it did. Now Im afraid to even take supplements. Trying to reduce by food. Tumeric is on the list on my new ...
Help please ! I am a 64 year old woman who just had two spine surgeries in a row and am trying to wean off oxycodone but the vertigo is terrible ... I can barely move with out my head spinning ...anyone else affected like this and what do u do ? Best regards Debbie