2 patient evaluations for Lithium Carbonate taken for the purpose of 'Bipolar I Disorder' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Moderate

Jerry123
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Jerry123
Gender: M
Data Quality: 3 stars
Depression: 3
Mania: 1
Emotional: 4
Anxiety: 3
Compulsion: 3
External Stress: Moderate
52 M
Function: Low
Distress: High
I am: n
I have:
Bipolar I

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Aug 16, 2012 (Started Oct 31, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bipolar Disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bipolar I Disorder)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Drug ineffective, Shaky hands)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Weight gain, thyroid problems, low energy, liver test, great for me when needed maybe not needed
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Shaky hands, Drug ineffective

May 27, 2010 (Started Oct 31, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • side effects
    Moderate (Drug ineffective, Shaky hands)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 900 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: Shaky hands, Drug ineffective

  • 0 helpful marks
TripleAAA
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TripleAAA
Gender: M
Data Quality: 1 star
Depression: 2
Mania: 1
Emotional: 2
Anxiety: 2
Compulsion: 1
External Stress: Moderate
47 M
Function: Moderate
Distress: Moderate
I am: g
I have:
Bipolar I

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Aug 15, 2005 (Started Jun 15, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Bipolar I Disorder)
  • side effects
    Moderate (Sedation)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 600 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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