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Lithium Carbonate (Eskalith) Summary

Description: A lithium salt, classified as a mood-stabilizing agent. Lithium ion alters the metabolism of BIOGENIC MONOAMINES in the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM, and affects multiple neurotransmission systems.

Also Known As: Eskalith; Lithobid; Lithane; Lithonate; Lithotabs Show All >>

Networked: 729 relevant articles (61 outcomes, 64 trials/studies) for this Drug

Key Diseases for which Lithium Carbonate is Relevant

  1. Bipolar Disorder (Mania) : 9 outcomes 8 studies in 133 results
  2. Mood Disorders (Mood Disorder) : 7 outcomes 10 studies in 87 results
  3. Depressive Disorder (Melancholia) : 5 outcomes 3 studies in 30 results
  4. Alcoholism (Alcohol Abuse) : 4 outcomes 4 studies in 10 results
  5. Cluster Headache (Cluster Headaches) : 4 outcomes 1 study in 13 results
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Drugs Related to Lithium Carbonate

  1. Lithium
  2. Valproic Acid (Valproate, Semisodium)
  3. Carbamazepine (Tegretol)
  4. Imipramine (Janimine)
  5. Antipsychotic Agents (Antipsychotics)
  6. Antidepressive Agents (Antidepressants)
  7. Propranolol (Inderal)
  8. Indomethacin (Indometacin)
  9. Clomipramine (Anafranil)
  10. Octreotide (Sandostatin)
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Therapies Related to Lithium Carbonate

  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
  2. Combination Drug Therapy (Combination Chemotherapy)
  3. Thyroidectomy
  4. Aftercare (After-Treatment)
  5. Radiotherapy
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