Lithobid and Crying - a phase IV clinical study of FDA data


Crying is found among people who take Lithobid, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old.

The phase IV clinical study analyzes which people take Lithobid and have Crying. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,168 people who have side effects when taking Lithobid from the FDA, and is updated regularly. You can use the study as a second opinion to make health care decisions.

Phase IV trials are used to detect adverse drug outcomes and monitor drug effectiveness in the real world. With medical big data and AI algorithms, eHealthMe is running millions of phase IV trials and makes the results available to the public. Our original studies have been referenced on 600+ medical publications including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature.

On Sep, 25, 2022

1,168 people reported to have side effects when taking Lithobid.
Among them, 9 people (0.77%) have Crying.

What is Lithobid?

Lithobid has active ingredients of lithium carbonate. It is often used in bipolar disorder. eHealthMe is studying from 1,268 Lithobid users for its effectiveness, alternative drugs and more.

What is Crying?

Crying is found to be associated with 2,241 drugs and 1,746 conditions by eHealthMe.

Number of Lithobid and Crying reports submitted per year:

Could Lithobid cause Crying?

Gender of people who have Crying when taking Lithobid *:

  • female: 88.89 %
  • male: 11.11 %

Age of people who have Crying when taking Lithobid *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 22.22 %
  • 30-39: 11.11 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 66.67 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Common drugs people take besides Lithobid *:

  1. Xanax: 4 people, 44.44%
  2. Synthroid: 4 people, 44.44%
  3. Zyrtec: 3 people, 33.33%
  4. Prevacid: 3 people, 33.33%
  5. Demadex: 3 people, 33.33%
  6. Flovent: 3 people, 33.33%
  7. Fosamax: 3 people, 33.33%
  8. Lactulose: 3 people, 33.33%
  9. Levaquin: 3 people, 33.33%
  10. Lipitor: 3 people, 33.33%

Common side effects people have besides Crying *:

  1. Disturbance In Attention: 5 people, 55.56%
  2. Heart Palpitations (feelings or sensations that your heart is pounding or racing): 4 people, 44.44%
  3. Weakness: 4 people, 44.44%
  4. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 4 people, 44.44%
  5. Stress And Anxiety: 4 people, 44.44%
  6. Abdominal Distension: 3 people, 33.33%
  7. Drug Dependence: 3 people, 33.33%
  8. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 3 people, 33.33%
  9. Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling): 3 people, 33.33%
  10. Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that produce uneasiness, apprehension, fear, or worry;): 3 people, 33.33%

Common conditions people have *:

  1. Pain: 3 people, 33.33%
  2. Ill-Defined Disorder: 1 person, 11.11%
  3. High Blood Pressure: 1 person, 11.11%
  4. Essential Hypertension (primary hypertension): 1 person, 11.11%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

Do you take Lithobid and have Crying?

Check whether Crying is associated with a drug or a condition

How to use the study?

You can discuss the study with your doctor, to ensure that all drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

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How the study uses the data?

The study uses data from the FDA. It is based on lithium carbonate (the active ingredients of Lithobid) and Lithobid (the brand name). Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are not considered. Dosage of drugs is not considered in the study.

Who is eHealthMe?

With medical big data and proven AI algorithms, eHealthMe provides a platform for everyone to run phase IV clinical trials. We study millions of patients and 5,000 more each day. Results of our real-world drug study have been referenced on 600+ medical publications, including The Lancet, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and Nature. Our analysis results are available to researchers, health care professionals, patients (testimonials), and software developers (open API).


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