What is Lithium Sulfate?

Category: Prescription Drugs


A number of chemical salts of lithium, including lithium sulfate, are used medically as a mood stabilizing drug, primarily in the treatment of bipolar disorder, where they have a role in the treatment of depression and particularly of mania.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Lithium Sulfate

Side effect Patients
Aggressive behavior 1


Based on patients currently taking Lithium Sulfate

Dosage Patients
5 mg daily 1
5 tablet(s) daily 1


Currently taking Lithium Sulfate

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 2
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Lithium Sulfate after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Lamotrigine (Lamictal) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Lithium Sulfate.