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  1. Lithium is used to treat and prevent episodes of mania (frenzied, abnormally excited mood) in people with ... depression, episodes of mania, and other abnormal moods). Lithium is in a class of medications called antimanic ...
  2. Lithium and Pregnancy (Organization of Teratology Information Specialists) - PDF  
    ... or visit us online at: www.OTISpregnancy.org . Lithium and Pregnancy This sheet talks about the risks ... advice from your health care provider. What is lithium? Lithium is a medication used to treat bipolar ...
  3. Lithium is a medication used to treat bipolar disorder (manic depression). This article focuses on lithium overdose, or toxicity. Acute toxicity occurs when you ...
  4. ... Some details concerning specific medications are listed below. Lithium For many people, lithium is a mainstay of their treatment for bipolar disorder. The decision to continue taking lithium during pregnancy can be life saving to the ...
  5. Learn about Smoke Alarms (United States Fire Administration)  
    ... years. Smoke alarm powered by a 10-year lithium (or “long life”) battery Test the alarm monthly. Since you cannot (and should not) replace the lithium battery, the entire smoke alarm unit should be ...
  6. Mental Health Medications From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Mental Health)  
    ... people continue treatment with mood stabilizers for years. Lithium is a very effective mood stabilizer. It was ... For some people, it may work better than lithium. 6 Other anticonvulsants used as mood stabilizers are ...
  7. Bipolar Disorder in Children and Adolescents From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Mental Health)  
    ... Mental Health Medications booklet. Mood stabilizers , such as lithium are usually the first choice to treat bipolar disorder. Lithium is approved for the treatment and prevention of ...
  8. Bipolar Disorder From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Mental Health)  
    ... treatment with mood stabilizers for years. Except for lithium, many of these medications are anticonvulsants. Anticonvulsant medications ... commonly used as mood stabilizers in bipolar disorder: Lithium (sometimes known as Eskalith or Lithobid) was the ...
  9. Bipolar Disorder in Adults From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Mental Health)  
    ... disorder continue treatment with mood stabilizers for years. Lithium (also known as Eskalith or Lithobid) is an ... treating mania. It is a popular alternative to lithium. However, young women taking valproic acid face special ...
  10. ... heart rate, congestive heart failure, and respiratory disease. Lithium carries a particularly high risk of heart malformation ( ... pregnancy. When used at the end of pregnancy, lithium may cause lethargic and listless babies with irregular ...
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