4 patient evaluations for Lithobid XR

moorestorms
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moorestorms
Gender: F
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 3
Mania: 0
Emotional: 1
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 2
External Stress: Moderate
38 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Apr 22, 2014 (Started Jan 03, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
NkstOne
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NkstOne
Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 2
Mania: 2
Emotional: 3
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 3
External Stress: Severe
38 F
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: n
I have:
Bipolar I

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May 5, 2010 (Started Nov 09, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • side effects
    Mild (Shakiness, Diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Lithobid is much better on the stomach I was on Lithium but Lithium caused major stomach issues so the doctor put me on Lithobid because unlike the regular Lithium, Lithobid goes thru the digest track and causes less stomach issues.
Side effects: Diarrhea, Shakiness

  • 0 helpful marks
silverainfell
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silverainfell
Data Quality: 0 stars
  • Gender: F
  • Age: 23
Condition: 4 additional condition(s)
Quality of life:
  • Mental: Unreported
  • Physical: Unreported
I am: vb

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Feb 25, 2009 (Started Feb 12, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • side effects
    Mild (Thirst, Acne breakout, Diarrhea, Nausea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
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
Side effects: Thirst, Acne breakout, Diarrhea, Nausea

  • 0 helpful marks
Bryan Scott
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Bryan Scott
Gender: M
Data Quality: 0 stars
Depression: 1
Mania: 0
Emotional: 0
Anxiety: 0
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Low
55 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Low
I am: n
I have:
Bipolar II

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Jul 10, 2008 (Started Jul 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Weight gain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Weight gain

  • 0 helpful marks
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