Lithium Carbonate

About Lithium Carbonate (Prescription Drug)

Lithium carbonate 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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pezzerific's Lithium Carbonate History (Stopped)
900 mg Daily May 10, 2007 - Jul 15, 2009
Stopped Other Jul 15, 2009

pezzerific's Lithium Carbonate is for…

  • Bipolar Disorder

pezzerific has not reported any side effects for Lithium Carbonate.

Evaluations


May 5, 2009

Dosage
900 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost
< $25 monthly

Apr 6, 2009

Dosage
900 mg Daily
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips
Wonder sometimes if it works at all, but apparently my psychiatrist is comfortable with this and all the other medications I take.
Cost
< $25 monthly