What is Lithium Carbonicum?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Lithium Carbonate

There is only one product of Lithium Carbonate in Poland. It is called Lithium Carbonicum and contains 250 mg lithium carbonate in one tablet. It is produced by Glaxo Smith Kline (GSK ) for Poland.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 7 0
Bipolar I disorder 2 1
Bipolar depressive episodes 1 1
Bipolar disorder 1 0
Muscle twitching (fasciculations) 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 1
Mild 2
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Lithium Carbonicum

Side effect Patients
Diarrhea 1
Tremor in hands 1

Why patients stopped taking Lithium Carbonicum

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Side effects too severe 4
Did not seem to work 3
Doctor's advice 3
Personal research 2
Change in health plan coverage 1
Expense 1
Other 1
See all 8 patients who've stopped taking Lithium Carbonicum

Duration

Stopped taking Lithium Carbonicum

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 4
6 months - 1 year 2
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 2
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Lithium Carbonicum.