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Lithium Depressed Level Of Consciousness Side Effects

Lithium Depressed Level Of Consciousness Side Effect Reports


The following Lithium Depressed Level Of Consciousness side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Depressed Level Of Consciousness, can occur, and what you can do about them.

A side effect could appear soon after you start Lithium or it might take time to develop.



Hypotension, Hypothermia, Bradycardia, Apnoea, Lobar Pneumonia, Breath Sounds Abnormal, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Multi-organ Disorder, Dehydration

This Depressed Level Of Consciousness side effect was reported by a health professional from US. A 72-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: bipolar disorder. The patient was prescribed Lithium (dosage: NA), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Duloxetine
  • Olanzapine
  • Paroxetine
  • Metformin
  • Aripiprazole
  • Aspirin
  • Lisinopril
When starting to take Lithium the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Hypotension
  • Hypothermia
  • Bradycardia
  • Apnoea
  • Lobar Pneumonia
  • Breath Sounds Abnormal
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Multi-organ Disorder
  • Dehydration
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Lithium.
Tubulointerstitial Nephritis, Toxicity To Various Agents, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Hypotension, Haemoglobin Decreased, White Blood Cell Count Increased, Neutrophilia, Renal Failure Acute, Escherichia Test Positive

This Depressed Level Of Consciousness Lithium (lithium Carbonate) Tablet, 300mg side effect was reported by a health professional from IN on Mar 27, 2013. A male , 41 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lithium (lithium Carbonate) Tablet, 300mg. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Tubulointerstitial Nephritis
  • Toxicity To Various Agents
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Hypotension
  • Haemoglobin Decreased
  • White Blood Cell Count Increased
  • Neutrophilia
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Escherichia Test Positive
. Lithium (lithium Carbonate) Tablet, 300mg dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Risperidone (risperidone)
  • Anti-hypertensive (anti-hypertensive)
The patient was hospitalized.
Renal Tubular Disorder, Toxicity To Various Agents, Renal Failure Acute, Escherichia Infection, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Hypotension, Blood Pressure Systolic Increased

This is a Lithium Carbonate side effect report of a 41-year-old patient (weight:NA) from COUNTRY NOT SPECIFIED, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: bipolar disorder, who was treated with Lithium Carbonate (dosage:600 Mg, start time: NS), combined with:
  • Risperidone (4 Mg)
  • Anti-hypertensive
, and developed a serious reaction and a Depressed Level Of Consciousness side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Renal Tubular Disorder
  • Toxicity To Various Agents
  • Renal Failure Acute
  • Escherichia Infection
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Hypotension
  • Blood Pressure Systolic Increased
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Lithium Carbonate treatment in patients suffering from bipolar disorder, resulting in Depressed Level Of Consciousness.

Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Hyperpyrexia, Stupor, Tachypnoea, Muscle Rigidity, Leukocytosis, Rhabdomyolysis, Renal Failure Acute

A 72-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from GR with the following symptoms: NA started Lithium treatment (dosage: NA) on NS. Soon after starting Lithium treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Hyperpyrexia
  • Stupor
  • Tachypnoea
  • Muscle Rigidity
  • Leukocytosis
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Renal Failure Acute
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Amlodipine
  • Escitalopram
  • Buspirone
  • Irbesartan
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Lithium side effects, such as Depressed Level Of Consciousness.
Accidental Overdose, Bradycardia, Atrial Fibrillation, Tachycardia, Ventricular Tachycardia, Bradyarrhythmia, Toxicity To Various Agents, Hypotension, Depressed Level Of Consciousness

A patient from BR was prescribed and started Lithium on Oct 08, 2012. Patient felt the following Lithium side effects: accidental overdose, bradycardia, atrial fibrillation, tachycardia, ventricular tachycardia, bradyarrhythmia, toxicity to various agents, hypotension, depressed level of consciousness Additional patient health information: male , 61 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Lithium dosage: 600 Mg/day. Concurrently used drugs: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Hypercalcaemia, Depressed Level Of Consciousness

This report suggests a potential Lithium Carbonate Depressed Level Of Consciousness side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 70-year-old female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): bipolar disorder and used Lithium Carbonate (dosage: NA) starting NS. Soon after starting Lithium Carbonate the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Hypercalcaemia
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
Drugs used concurrently:NA. The patient was hospitalized. Although Lithium Carbonate demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Depressed Level Of Consciousness, may still occur.
Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Renal Failure Acute, Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome, Pyrexia, Hyperventilation, Lactic Acidosis, Cardiac Hypertrophy, Hepatic Cirrhosis, Organ Failure

An adverse event was reported by a physician on Jan 26, 2012 by a Female taking Lithium Citrate (dosage: NA) was diagnosed with and. Location: DENMARK , weighting 227.1 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Lithium side effects: depressed level of consciousness, renal failure acute, neuroleptic malignant syndrome, pyrexia, hyperventilation, lactic acidosis, cardiac hypertrophy, hepatic cirrhosis, organ failure. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Ziprasidone Hydrochloride (40 Mg, Bid)
  • Mirtazapine (30 Mg, Qd)
  • Escitalopram (30 Mg, Qd)
  • K Cl Tab
  • Ferro Duretter
  • Fragmin
  • Furosemide
  • Alprazolam
The patient was hospitalized.
Rhabdomyolysis, Constipation, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Hyperventilation, Myocardial Infarction, Hepatic Cirrhosis, Multi-organ Failure, Lactic Acidosis, Cardiac Hypertrophy

This Depressed Level Of Consciousness problem was reported by a physician from DENMARK. A 72-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): schizoaffective disorder.On NS a consumer started treatment with Lithium Citrate (dosage: Po). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Furosemide
  • Alprazolam
  • Amlodipine
  • Fragmin
  • Mirtazapine (30 Mg;qd;po)
  • Ziprasidone Hydrochloride (40 Mg;bid;po)
  • K Cl Tab
  • Ferro Duretter
When commencing Lithium Citrate, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Constipation
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Hyperventilation
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Hepatic Cirrhosis
  • Multi-organ Failure
  • Lactic Acidosis
  • Cardiac Hypertrophy
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Depressed Level Of Consciousness, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Disorientation, Cough, Tremor, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Headache, Clonus, Infection, Toxicity To Various Agents

This is a Lithium Carbonate side effect report of a 69-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from GERMANY. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Lithium Carbonate (dosage: 900 Mg, 1 D, Oral) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Pantozol (pantoprazole Sodium Sesquihydrate)
  • Belok Zok (metoprolol Succinate)
  • Aspirin (100 Mg, 1 D, Oral)
  • Diovan
  • Amlodipine (10 Mg, 1 D, Oral)
  • Jodid (potassium Oxide)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide (25 Mg, 1 D, Oral)
  • Levothyroxine Sodium
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Disorientation
  • Cough
  • Tremor
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Headache
  • Clonus
  • Infection
  • Toxicity To Various Agents
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Lithium Carbonate could cause Depressed Level Of Consciousness and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Pyrexia, Irritability, Anxiety, Depressed Level Of Consciousness

This Depressed Level Of Consciousness side effect was reported by a health professional from JAPAN on Nov 30, 2011. A female patient from JAPAN , 74 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lithium Carbonate. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Lithium side effects: pyrexia, irritability, anxiety, depressed level of consciousness. Lithium Carbonate dosage: Unk Ukn, Unk.
Associated medications used:
  • Carbamazepine (400 Mg, Unk)
  • Seroquel (25 Mg, Unk)
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Lithium Carbonate.
Serotonin Syndrome, Depressed Level Of Consciousness

This Depressed Level Of Consciousness side effect was reported by a pharmacist from JAPAN. A 57-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: NA. The patient was prescribed Lithium Carbonate (dosage: 400mg Per Day), which was started on Oct 18, 2011. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Paxil (40mg Per Day)
  • Seroquel (125mg Per Day)
  • Cymbalta (40mg Per Day)
When starting to take Lithium Carbonate the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Serotonin Syndrome
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
These side effects may potentially be related to Lithium Carbonate.
Renal Impairment, Human Herpes Virus 6 Serology Positive, Blood Glucose Increased, Pyrexia, Rash, Immunoglobulins Decreased, Liver Disorder, Eosinophil Percentage Increased, Depressed Level Of Consciousness

This Depressed Level Of Consciousness Lithium Carbonate side effect was reported by a health professional from JAPAN on Oct 24, 2011. A male , 42 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lithium Carbonate. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Renal Impairment
  • Human Herpes Virus 6 Serology Positive
  • Blood Glucose Increased
  • Pyrexia
  • Rash
  • Immunoglobulins Decreased
  • Liver Disorder
  • Eosinophil Percentage Increased
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
. Lithium Carbonate dosage: 600 Mg, Unk. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Allegra (Unk)
  • Indomethacin (Unk)
  • Azulene (Unk)
  • Clemastine Fumarate (Unk)
  • Famotidine (Unk)
  • Tegretol (100 Mg, Once Daily)
  • Levofloxacin (500 Mg, Unk)
  • Acetaminophen (Unk)
The patient was hospitalized.
Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Decubitus Ulcer, Respiratory Failure, Muscular Weakness

This is a Lithium side effect report of a 65-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from INDIA, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: bipolar disorder,hypothyroidism, who was treated with Lithium (dosage:NA, start time: NS), combined with:
  • Eltroxin (100 Mcg, Unk)
  • Risperidone
  • Eltroxin (200 Mcg, Od)
, and developed a serious reaction and a Depressed Level Of Consciousness side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Decubitus Ulcer
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Muscular Weakness
which developed after the beginning of treatment. The patient was hospitalized. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Lithium treatment in female patients suffering from bipolar disorder,hypothyroidism, resulting in Depressed Level Of Consciousness.
Amnesia, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Asthenia, Dyskinesia, Pyrexia, Ataxia, Psychomotor Skills Impaired, Lethargy

A 63-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES with the following symptoms: bipolar i disorder,mania started Lithium Carbonate treatment (dosage: Average Dosage: 1,165 Mg/day; Range: 600-1,800 Mg/day) on Oct 17, 1972. Soon after starting Lithium Carbonate treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Amnesia
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Asthenia
  • Dyskinesia
  • Pyrexia
  • Ataxia
  • Psychomotor Skills Impaired
  • Lethargy
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Haldol
  • Haloperidol (Average Dosage: 24 Mg/day; Range: 10 To 40 Mg/day)
  • Haldol
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Lithium Carbonate side effects, such as Depressed Level Of Consciousness.
Asthenia, Ataxia, Blood Creatinine Increased, Bradyphrenia, Condition Aggravated, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Dysstasia, Movement Disorder

A female patient from UNITED STATES was prescribed and started Lithium Carbonate Cap on May 15, 2010. After Lithium was administered, patient encountered several Lithium side effects: asthenia, ataxia, blood creatinine increased, bradyphrenia, condition aggravated, depressed level of consciousness, dysstasia, movement disorder Additional patient health information: Female , 62 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: . Lithium Carbonate Cap dosage: 300 Mg;bid. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lisinopril (10 Mg)
  • Hydrochlorothiazide
The patient was hospitalized.
Atrial Fibrillation, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Disorientation, Fluid Overload, Hyperhidrosis

This report suggests a potential Lithium Carbonate Depressed Level Of Consciousness side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 47-year-old patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): bipolar disorder and used Lithium Carbonate (dosage: 450 Po Bid) starting Nov 09, 2009. Soon after starting Lithium Carbonate the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Disorientation
  • Fluid Overload
  • Hyperhidrosis
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Bumetanide
  • Chlorthiazide Tab
Although Lithium Carbonate demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Depressed Level Of Consciousness, may still occur.
Abdominal Pain Upper, Coma, Dehydration, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Diarrhoea, Lactic Acidosis, Polyuria, Renal Failure Acute

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Oct 12, 2009 by a male taking Lithium Carbonate (dosage: NA) . Location: , 45 years of age, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Lithium side effects: abdominal pain upper, coma, dehydration, depressed level of consciousness, diarrhoea, lactic acidosis, polyuria, renal failure acute. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Metformin
  • Glucose Saline Solution
  • Glucose Saline Solution
  • Saline
  • Saline
The patient was hospitalized.
Agitation, Bundle Branch Block Right, Dehydration, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Electrocardiogram Repolarisation Abnormality, Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus, Oedema Peripheral, Pneumothorax

This Depressed Level Of Consciousness problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from . A 69-year-old female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On NS a consumer started treatment with Lithium Carbonate (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Glucose Saline Solution
  • Glucose Saline Solution
  • Saline
  • Saline
When commencing Lithium Carbonate, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Agitation
  • Bundle Branch Block Right
  • Dehydration
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Electrocardiogram Repolarisation Abnormality
  • Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus
  • Oedema Peripheral
  • Pneumothorax
The patient was hospitalized. Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Depressed Level Of Consciousness, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Blunted Affect, Confusional State, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Distractibility, Dysphoria, Grand Mal Convulsion, Intentional Overdose, Irritability

This is a Lithium Carbonate Cap side effect report of a 20-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: bipolar i disorder and was treated with Lithium Carbonate Cap (dosage: 450 Mg;qd ; 900 Mg;qd ; 1200 Mg;qd) starting NS. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Quetiapine Fumarate
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Blunted Affect
  • Confusional State
  • Depressed Level Of Consciousness
  • Distractibility
  • Dysphoria
  • Grand Mal Convulsion
  • Intentional Overdose
  • Irritability
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Lithium Carbonate Cap could cause Depressed Level Of Consciousness and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Confusional State, Depressed Level Of Consciousness, Feeling Abnormal, Grand Mal Convulsion, Lethargy, Muscle Contractions Involuntary, Myoclonus, Neurotoxicity

This Depressed Level Of Consciousness side effect was reported by a health professional from UNITED STATES on Feb 23, 2009. A patient from UNITED STATES , 20 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lithium Carbonate Cap. Patient felt the following Lithium side effects: confusional state, depressed level of consciousness, feeling abnormal, grand mal convulsion, lethargy, muscle contractions involuntary, myoclonus, neurotoxicity. Lithium Carbonate Cap dosage: 450 Mg;qd; 900 Mg;qd; 1200 Mg;qd.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Quetiapine Fumarate
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Lithium Carbonate Cap.
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Fri, 29 Apr 2011

abdominal distention with Lithium and seroquel. 20-30 yr. use

Sun, 16 May 2010

Lithium causes depression by way of suppression by way of a mental block it creates in ones mind . this leads to suicidal thoughts then thinking of killing oneself. if you are misdiagnosed bi polar and you are not this will probably happen. if there is a reason you end up in a mental institution and nobody cares and you are labeled bipolar by a doctor who doesn t have a clue you might possibly spend you re life in there being overly medicated to offset the drugs you shouldn t be on in the first place. Lithium causes depession

Wed, 05 Oct 2011

makes my bp much better but am very bloated and llegs hurt. hard to walk

Thu, 10 Mar 2011
developed bruxism after starting abilify and Lithium
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