Category: Prescription Drugs
Generic Name: Lithium Carbonate
A generic brand of lithium carbonate dosed once a day. Lithium is used to treat and prevent episodes of mania in people with bipolar disorder (manic depressive disorder). Lithium is in a class of medications called antimanic agents, which work by decreasing abnormal activity in the brain.
|Purpose||Patients||Patients with evaluations||Perceived Effectiveness|
|ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)||7||2|
|Bipolar I Disorder||2||1|
|Bipolar II Disorder||2||1|
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