Lithobid XR

About Lithobid XR (Prescription Drug)

LITHOBID® (lithium carbonate) is an extended-release formulation containing 300mg of lithium carbonate. LITHOBID is used in the treatment of manic episodes of Bipolar Disorder. Read more

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silverainfell's Lithobid XR History (Ongoing)
Lithobid XR (lithium carbonate)
900 mg Daily Feb 12, 2009 - Last Update

silverainfell's Lithobid XR is for…

  • bipolar disorder

silverainfell's side effects of Lithobid XR…

  • thirst Feb 25, 2009
  • acne breakout Feb 25, 2009
  • diarrhea Feb 25, 2009
  • nausea Feb 25, 2009

Evaluations


Feb 25, 2009

Dosage
900 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (thirst, acne breakout, diarrhea, nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Advice & Tips
Some side effects are only present at the beginning of treatment or when the dosage is changed. Its worked for me with my moods so I have over looked my side effects because they were mild, but its a great medication.
Cost
< $25 monthly