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User Reviews & Ratings - LITHIUM

Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of LITHIUM.

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Reason for taking: Bipolar disorder
7/1/2013 12:02:21 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
negative interaction with dentist materials

Reason for taking: Bipolar disorder
6/11/2013 11:39:06 AM

Reviewer: Kelspeacefrog, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have taken so many different drugs in over twenty years & I have found this one most effective so far in controlling my mania & agitated moods. Yes in the beginning or when I change dosage I hate the tremors. They are aggravating & frustrating but they do eventually go away. And yes, the weight gain totally stinks. I hate it. But to be honest, I haven't found much else out there ... Show Full Comment

Reason for taking: Bipolar disorder
6/10/2013 3:50:23 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
A little dizzy at first (when I started taking it) but am anxious to level out. I have shied away from using Lithium due to the stigma's attached. I'm setting those aside in the name of a healthier life.

Reason for taking: Bipolar disorder
5/28/2013 7:41:28 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Consumer)

Brand Product: Other

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
No side effects.

Reason for taking: Bipolar disorder
5/13/2013 2:12:20 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female (Consumer)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Lithium works great for the mania. Been on lithium for 30+ yrs. DRY MOUTH CAUSES MANY CAVITIES. I am losing my teeth now. Drink constantly so I have to urinate frequently. Have dry thinning hair. Have been overweight for 30+ years but I'm not sure if that is due to the respirdal I also take.

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