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Does lithium causes permanent brain damage?

I am seeking a second opinion . Hand tremor has persisted even though lithium carbonate treatment discontinued 3.5 months ago. Lithium therapy was only for 6 months in duration. Tremor improved very quickly ...
 

Is Lithium Orotate safe to take for involuntary movement of the limbs?

Is Lithium Orotate safe to take or helpful for someone who may be manic-depressive or some other disorder which makes him seem nervous all the time (arms and legs in constant motion) and whose mother has ...
 

What causes fluctuation in TSH levels while on Lithium therapy?

not YET know the TT3 or FT3 reading, not results of anti-body tests.) Originally, before Lithium therapy ... been taking Lithium Carbonate for two years. In March, my TSH was 4.2. I was supposed to re ...
 

Can lithium toxicity cause shaking of hands and stress?

foot dropping motion. If I force myself to walk quicker the following leg friezes. I have had an mri ... it on the lithiumSR that I have taken for years for bi-polar disorder. My lithium levels were checked ...
 

Have Restless Legs Syndrome disrupting sleep. Have Bipolar and depression. take Requip and lithium. Suggest?

of Requip and Rested Legs nightly but is not controlling the severity. For Bipolar II and depression , I also take Lithium 900mg, Hydroxizine 200mg, Remeron 30mg. Lastly, Xeralto since I had double pulmonary ...
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Is Lithium the right medicine for bipolar disorder?

My daughter, age 54, was just evaluated for bipolar and put on lithium against her will, in a short ..., on lithium and to make an appointment with a psychiatrist within the following two weeks. She stopped ...
 

Can Lithium carbonate cause blotches of rashes on legs and ribcage?

Hi , I have been on 300 mlgs of lithium carbonate for over a year , now all the sudden im getting blotches of rash on both legs and on the sides of my ribcage where my arms hand down ? the rash is like ...
 

What causes insomnia and anxiety despite taking Lamictal and Lithium?

I have tried many drugs such as Seroquel, Doxipen Risperdol and others that cause Wrestless leg ... anxiety. already take Lithium 450 mg 2 times daily and Lamictal 50mg I da. , Still I sleep only 2-3 hrs ...
 

Bipolar, suicidal attempt, not happy, clear mind after taking Lithium, no grief.

my husband. died 1997 he was worried I would harm myself, 3 months after I started therapy ... lost almost all since 1997. Ihave seen my shrink once since I went to just lithium. He told me 2 nd ...
 

Does Lithium cause weight gain with cramps in toes, shoulders and fingers?

Hi. I have been on lithium for 2yrs. I have put on weight as a result. Also when over exurting I am experiacing severe cramping in toes,fingers shoulders legs and arms. Keep vomiting on the job to. Extreme ...
 

Bipolar, borderlinepersonality. Mood swings, irritability, paranoia. On psychotropics, lithium therapy, respirdol, zeyprexa. Suggestions?

diseases, osteoporosis, glaucoma and stomach problems and more, all caused for the long therapy of lithium ...
 

What causes restless in legs, stiffness in neck with nerves on edge after taking abilify, lithium and lamictal?

I am currently taking abilify 10mg and lithium 450mg and lamatical 150 mg ive been doing this for about two months and over the last week I have started feeling like my legs are restless and neck ...
 

Can the traumatic experiences make the Bipolar disorder worse for which I am taking lithium?

experiances. (I have broken both legs, my house burned down, 4 operations (on right leg with needing a fixitar and a plate with 9 screws. on the day after christmas this year I am needing an operation my left leg because ...
 

lithobid vs lithium carbonate

is Lithium carbonate er easier on the digestive system than lithobid? ...
 

What are side effects of Lithium?

Do the benefits of Lithium outweigh the side effects that the drug gives, I was prescribed lithium for my Bipolar. You know I am nervous about taking it because of the side effects ...
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What is the best treatment for bipolar disorder ?
Psychotherapy like Cognitive behavioural therapy, family-focused therapy, and psychoeducation. Medications like Lithium, carbamazepine, sodium valproate are the treatment modalities for Bipolar disorder.
 
Is it safe to take oxyelite pro while on lithium carbonate?
The FDA has recalled OxyElite Pro because its been link with liver failure! DON'T TAKE IT AND GET YOUR MONEY BACK. Here's the link from the FDA. http://www.fda.gov/forconsumers/consumerupdates/ucm374742.htm Be safe and get rid of that stuff.
 
taking lithium,synthroid & vistril.still having dizziness,headaches & muscle/joint pain drawing me into fetal pos.go to hospital next time?wait til Dr appt?
Stop lithium for a while. It may be due to lithium side effect. Restart after consulting doctor.
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