Lithium Carbonate ER

About Lithium Carbonate ER (Prescription Drug)

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. Read more

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Bryan Scott's Lithium Carbonate ER History (Stopped)
Lithium Carbonate ER (lithium carbonate)
300 mg Daily Mar 23 - 30, 2010
Stopped Side effects too severe Mar 30, 2010

Bryan Scott's Lithium Carbonate ER is for…

  • bipolar disorder
  • bipolar II disorder

Bryan Scott's side effects of Lithium Carbonate ER…

  • Weight gain Mar 30, 2010

Evaluations


Mar 30, 2010

Dosage
300 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
quick weight gain for me