1 patient evaluation for Lithium Carbonate taken for the purpose of 'major depressive disorder' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Can’t tell

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Jun 23, 2009 (Started Mar 17, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (excessive thirst (polydipsia), frequent urination, tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 800 mg Daily
Side effects: tiredness, excessive thirst (polydipsia), frequent urination

Apr 13, 2009 (Started Mar 17, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (excessive thirst (polydipsia), frequent urination, tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Side effects: tiredness, excessive thirst (polydipsia), frequent urination

Mar 21, 2009 (Started Mar 17, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (excessive thirst (polydipsia), tiredness)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Side effects: tiredness, excessive thirst (polydipsia), frequent urination

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