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Lithium Nausea Side Effects

Lithium Nausea Side Effect Reports


The following Lithium Nausea side effect reports were submitted by healthcare professionals and consumers.

This information will help you understand how side effects, such as Nausea, 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.



Nausea, Vomiting, Gastritis

This Nausea side effect was reported by a pharmacist from US. A 77-year-old patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: bipolar i disorder. The patient was prescribed Lithium (dosage: NA), which was started on Sep 13, 2013. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Lithium the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Gastritis
The patient was hospitalized. These side effects may potentially be related to Lithium.
Diarrhoea, Nausea, Vomiting, Tremor, Ataxia

This Nausea Lithium side effect was reported by a pharmacist from US on Jan 24, 2014. A male , 56 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lithium. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Tremor
  • Ataxia
. Lithium dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time: NA. The patient was hospitalized.
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Abdominal Discomfort, Grand Mal Convulsion, Tongue Biting, Loss Of Consciousness, Dehydration

This is a Lithium side effect report of a 23-year-old female patient (weight:NA) from US, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: bipolar disorder, who was treated with Lithium (dosage:NA, start time: NS), combined with:
  • Acyclovir
  • Amlodipine
  • Amoxicillin/clavulanate
  • Hydromorphone
  • Dronabinol
  • Fluconazole
  • Ondansetron
  • Oxycodone
, and developed a serious reaction and a Nausea side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Abdominal Discomfort
  • Grand Mal Convulsion
  • Tongue Biting
  • Loss Of Consciousness
  • Dehydration
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, resulting in Nausea.

Nausea, Mood Swings, Product Quality Issue

A 45-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US with the following symptoms: bipolar disorder started Lithium Carbonate treatment (dosage: 675 Mg) on NS. Soon after starting Lithium Carbonate treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Nausea
  • Mood Swings
  • Product Quality Issue
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Zyprexa (2.5 Mg)
This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Lithium Carbonate side effects, such as Nausea.
Tremor, Ataxia, Memory Impairment, Dry Mouth, Fatigue, Constipation, Nausea, Toxicity To Various Agents

A patient from US was prescribed and started Lithium on May 29, 2013. Patient felt the following Lithium side effects: tremor, ataxia, memory impairment, dry mouth, fatigue, constipation, nausea, toxicity to various agents Additional patient health information: male , 82 years of age, weighting 174.8 lb, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Lithium dosage: NA. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Tretinoin (2 Tabs Bid Day 1-7+15-21)
The patient was hospitalized.
Nausea, Vomiting Projectile

This report suggests a potential Lithium Carbonate Nausea side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 45-year-old female patient from US (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): bipolar disorder and used Lithium Carbonate (dosage: 1 Daily Po) starting Jan 18, 2013. Soon after starting Lithium Carbonate the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting Projectile
Drugs used concurrently:NA. Although Lithium Carbonate demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Nausea, may still occur.
Asthenia, Diarrhoea, Nausea, Dehydration, Ataxia, Tremor, Renal Failure, Toxicity To Various Agents, Electrocardiogram T Wave Abnormal

An adverse event was reported by a pharmacist on Sep 13, 2012 by a Female taking Lithium Carbonate (dosage: Several Years (at Least 2)) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 73 years of age, weighting 209.4 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Lithium side effects: asthenia, diarrhoea, nausea, dehydration, ataxia, tremor, renal failure, toxicity to various agents, electrocardiogram t wave abnormal. Additional medications/treatments:
Associated medications used:
  • Nifedipine Er
  • Apap
  • Aspirin
  • Benefiber
  • Diovan
  • Docusate
  • Ergocalciferol
  • Flaxseed Oil
The patient was hospitalized.
Nausea, Adverse Event, Insomnia, Dizziness, Vomiting, Headache

This Nausea problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A 47-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): bipolar disorder.On Sep 01, 2009 a consumer started treatment with Lithium Carbonate (dosage: NA). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Seroquel Xr
When commencing Lithium Carbonate, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Nausea
  • Adverse Event
  • Insomnia
  • Dizziness
  • Vomiting
  • Headache
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Nausea, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Nausea, Adverse Event, Vomiting, Insomnia, Headache, Dizziness

This is a Lithium Carbonate side effect report of a 47-year-old patient (weight: NA) from UNITED STATES. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: bipolar disorder and was treated with Lithium Carbonate (dosage: NA) starting Sep 01, 2009. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Seroquel Xr
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Nausea
  • Adverse Event
  • Vomiting
  • Insomnia
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
This opens a possibility that Lithium Carbonate could cause Nausea and that some patients may be more susceptible.
Nausea, Insomnia, Headache, Dizziness, Vomiting, Adverse Event

This Nausea side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on May 14, 2012. A patient from UNITED STATES , 47 years of age, weighting 170.0 lb, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lithium Carbonate. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Lithium side effects: nausea, insomnia, headache, dizziness, vomiting, adverse event. Lithium Carbonate dosage: NA.
Associated medications used:
  • Seroquel Xr
These side effects may potentially be related to Lithium Carbonate.
Nausea, Vomiting, Abdominal Pain Lower, Cerebellar Syndrome, Toxicity To Various Agents, Amylase Increased, Tremor, Blood Creatinine Increased, Diarrhoea

This Nausea side effect was reported by a health professional from UNITED STATES. A 51-year-old female patient (weight:NA) experienced the following symptoms/conditions: bipolar disorder. The patient was prescribed Lithium Carbonate (dosage: NA), which was started on NS. Concurrently used drugs: NA. When starting to take Lithium Carbonate the consumer reported the following symptoms:
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal Pain Lower
  • Cerebellar Syndrome
  • Toxicity To Various Agents
  • Amylase Increased
  • Tremor
  • Blood Creatinine Increased
  • Diarrhoea
These side effects may potentially be related to Lithium Carbonate.
Headache, Nausea

This Nausea Lithium Carbonate side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on May 12, 2010. A Female , weighting 160.1 lb, was treated with Lithium Carbonate. The patient presented the following health conditions:
  • Headache
  • Nausea
. Lithium Carbonate dosage: NA. Additional drugs used at the same time:
  • Nuvigil (150 Milligram;)
Visual Impairment, Irritability, Weight Decreased, Incontinence, Dizziness, Dark Circles Under Eyes, Nausea, Eyes Sunken, Tremor

This is a Lithium Carbonate side effect report of a 38-year-old patient (weight:NA) from UNITED STATES, suffering from the following symptoms/conditions: bipolar i disorder, who was treated with Lithium Carbonate (dosage:900 Mg, start time: Jan 23, 2012), combined with:
  • Wellbutrin
  • Antihistamine
, and developed a serious reaction and a Nausea side effect. The patient presented with:
  • Visual Impairment
  • Irritability
  • Weight Decreased
  • Incontinence
  • Dizziness
  • Dark Circles Under Eyes
  • Nausea
  • Eyes Sunken
  • Tremor
which developed after the beginning of treatment. This side effect report can indicate a possible existence of increased vulnerability to Lithium Carbonate treatment in patients suffering from bipolar i disorder, resulting in Nausea.
Paraesthesia, Nausea, Dysgeusia, Underdose, Hypoaesthesia Oral, Treatment Noncompliance

A 44-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from IRELAND with the following symptoms: NA started Lithium Carbonate treatment (dosage: NA) on Nov 15, 2011. Soon after starting Lithium Carbonate treatment, the consumer experienced several side effects, including:
  • Paraesthesia
  • Nausea
  • Dysgeusia
  • Underdose
  • Hypoaesthesia Oral
  • Treatment Noncompliance
. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lansoprazole
  • Sycrest (asenapine /05706901/) (10 Mg) (10 Mg, Bid, Sl)
  • Valproate Sodium
  • Lamictal
  • Risperidone
The patient was hospitalized. This finding indicates that some patients can be more vulnerable to developing Lithium Carbonate side effects, such as Nausea.
Vomiting, Toxicity To Various Agents, Diarrhoea, Altered State Of Consciousness, Nausea

A female patient from TAIWAN, PROVINCE OF CHINA was prescribed and started Lithium Carbonate on Mar 19, 2012. After Lithium was administered, patient encountered several Lithium side effects: vomiting, toxicity to various agents, diarrhoea, altered state of consciousness, nausea Additional patient health information: Female , 52 years of age, The consumer reported the following symptoms: was diagnosed with and. Lithium Carbonate dosage: 900 Mg;qd. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Telmisartan (40 Mg;qd)
  • Bisoprolol Fumarate
  • Haloperidol
The patient was hospitalized.
Nausea, Chest Discomfort, Stress Cardiomyopathy, Serotonin Syndrome, Dizziness, Hypotension, Pulmonary Hypertension, Headache

This report suggests a potential Lithium Carbonate Nausea side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 46-year-old female patient from UNITED STATES (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): depression and used Lithium Carbonate (dosage: 300 Mg, Bid) starting NS. Soon after starting Lithium Carbonate the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Nausea
  • Chest Discomfort
  • Stress Cardiomyopathy
  • Serotonin Syndrome
  • Dizziness
  • Hypotension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Headache
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Isocarboxazid (40;60 Mg, Qd)
The patient was hospitalized. Although Lithium Carbonate demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Nausea, may still occur.
Anxiety, Tremor, Swollen Tongue, Dyspnoea, Nausea, Fatigue, Coordination Abnormal, Dizziness, Pruritus

An adverse event was reported by a consumer or non-health professional on Apr 02, 2012 by a Female taking Lithium Carbonate (dosage: 600mg) was diagnosed with and. Location: UNITED STATES , 38 years of age, weighting 180.0 lb, patient began experiencing various side effects, including: Patient felt the following Lithium side effects: anxiety, tremor, swollen tongue, dyspnoea, nausea, fatigue, coordination abnormal, dizziness, pruritus. Additional medications/treatments:
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Prozac (40mg)
Suicidal Ideation, Nausea, Hypersensitivity

This Nausea problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES. A female patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): NA.On Jan 01, 2004 a consumer started treatment with Lithium Carbonate (dosage: (df)). The following drugs/medications were being taken at the same time:
  • Erythromycin
When commencing Lithium Carbonate, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Nausea
  • Hypersensitivity
Although all drugs are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Nausea, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.
Hypoaesthesia, Nausea, Dysgeusia, Treatment Noncompliance, Hypoaesthesia Oral, Paraesthesia

This is a Lithium Carbonate side effect report of a 44-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from IRELAND. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: NA and was treated with Lithium Carbonate (dosage: NA) starting Nov 01, 2011. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Lamictal
  • Lansoprazole
  • Sycrest (asenapine /05706901/) (10 Mg;bid;po)
  • Risperidone
Soon after that, the consumer experienced the following of symptoms:
  • Hypoaesthesia
  • Nausea
  • Dysgeusia
  • Treatment Noncompliance
  • Hypoaesthesia Oral
  • Paraesthesia
The patient was hospitalized. This opens a possibility that Lithium Carbonate could cause Nausea and that some female patients may be more susceptible.
Incontinence, Tremor, Dizziness, Disturbance In Attention, Visual Impairment, Eyes Sunken, Dark Circles Under Eyes, Irritability, Nausea

This Nausea side effect was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from UNITED STATES on Feb 10, 2012. A patient from UNITED STATES , 38 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lithium Carbonate. Patient felt the following Lithium side effects: incontinence, tremor, dizziness, disturbance in attention, visual impairment, eyes sunken, dark circles under eyes, irritability, nausea. Lithium Carbonate dosage: 900 Mg.
Multiple prescriptions taken:
  • Wellbutrin
  • Antihistamine
These side effects may potentially be related to Lithium Carbonate.
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Lithium Nausea Causes and Reviews


What are Nausea and vomiting?

Nausea is when you feel sick to your stomach, as if you are going to throw up. Vomiting is when you throw up.

What causes Nausea and vomiting?

Nausea and vomiting can be symptoms of many different conditions, including

  • Morning sickness during pregnancy
  • Gastroenteritis (infection of your intestines) and other infections
  • Migraines
  • Motion sickness
  • Food poisoning
  • Medicines, including those for cancer chemotherapy
  • GERD (reflux) and ulcers
  • Intestinal obstruction
When should I see a health care provider for Nausea and vomiting?

Nausea and vomiting are common. They are usually not serious. However, you should contact your health care provider immediately if you have

  • A reason to think that your vomiting is from poisoning
  • Vomited for longer than 24 hours
  • Blood in the vomit
  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Severe headache and stiff neck
  • Signs of dehydration, such as dry mouth, infrequent urination or dark urine
How is the cause of Nausea and vomiting diagnosed?

Your health care provider will take your medical history, ask about your symptoms and do a physical exam. The provider will look for signs of dehydration. You may have some tests, including blood and urine tests. Women may also have a pregnancy test.

What are the treatments for Nausea and vomiting?

Treatments for Nausea and vomiting depend on the cause. You may get treatment for the underlying problem. There are some medicines that can treatment Nausea and vomiting. For severe cases of vomiting, you may need extra fluids through an IV (intravenous).

There are things that you can do to feel better:

  • Get enough fluids, to avoid dehydration. If you are having trouble keeping liquids down, drink small amounts of clear liquids often.
  • Eat bland foods; stay away from spicy, fatty, or salty foods
  • Eat smaller meals more often
  • Avoid strong smells, since they can sometimes trigger Nausea and vomiting
  • If you are pregnant and have morning sickness, eat crackers before you get out of bed in the morning

Lithium Nausea Reviews

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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