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ALLMedicine™ Lithium Toxicity Center

Research & Reviews  133 results

Lithium toxicity with prolonged neurologic sequelae following sleeve gastrectomy: A cas...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7360221
Medicine Lin YH, Liu SW et. al.

Jul 15th, 2020 - Lithium is the first-line medication for bipolar disorder, given a narrow therapeutic window of 0.8 to 1.2 mEq/L. Change of lithium pharmacokinetics following bariatric surgery may lead to lithium toxicity, which is particularly concerned. We pres...

The importance of monitoring renal function and concomitant medication to avoid toxicit...
https://doi.org/10.1097/YIC.0000000000000320
International Clinical Psychopharmacology; Tobita S, Sogawa R et. al.

Jun 16th, 2020 - Lithium, which is used for bipolar disorder, can cause toxicity. There are two categories of lithium toxicity, namely, overdose-related and not overdose-related. However, the treatment and prognosis of each type of toxicity are not clearly underst...

Lithium Toxicity from the Addition of an ACE Inhibitor with an Unexpected Type I Brugad...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7320113
Journal of Medical Toxicology : Official Journal of the American College of Medical Toxicology; Schneir A, Masom CP

Apr 16th, 2020 - Lithium Toxicity from the Addition of an ACE Inhibitor with an Unexpected Type I Brugada Pattern ECG: Case Files of the Medical Toxicology Fellowship at the University of California, San Diego.|2020|Schneir A,Masom CP,|

Whole-Bowel Irrigation
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1413446-overview

Apr 6th, 2020 - Background The rationale behind whole-bowel irrigation (WBI) is to prevent absorption of ingested matter (eg, extended-release medications or drug packets) by inducing a liquid stool through use of a osmotically balanced polyethylene glycol electr...

Whole-Bowel Irrigation 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1413446-print

Apr 6th, 2020 - Background The rationale behind whole-bowel irrigation (WBI) is to prevent absorption of ingested matter (eg, extended-release medications or drug packets) by inducing a liquid stool through use of a osmotically balanced polyethylene glycol electr...

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Drugs  19 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  157 results

Lithium toxicity with prolonged neurologic sequelae following sleeve gastrectomy: A cas...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7360221
Medicine Lin YH, Liu SW et. al.

Jul 15th, 2020 - Lithium is the first-line medication for bipolar disorder, given a narrow therapeutic window of 0.8 to 1.2 mEq/L. Change of lithium pharmacokinetics following bariatric surgery may lead to lithium toxicity, which is particularly concerned. We pres...

The importance of monitoring renal function and concomitant medication to avoid toxicit...
https://doi.org/10.1097/YIC.0000000000000320
International Clinical Psychopharmacology; Tobita S, Sogawa R et. al.

Jun 16th, 2020 - Lithium, which is used for bipolar disorder, can cause toxicity. There are two categories of lithium toxicity, namely, overdose-related and not overdose-related. However, the treatment and prognosis of each type of toxicity are not clearly underst...

Lithium carbonate - lithium carbonate extended-release tablet, film coated, extended release-Bryant Ranch Prepack
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=65c3e4f4-c0f2-4ff7-9268-3f566da2116e

May 21st, 2020 - SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION Rx only Boxed Warning section Lithium toxicity is closely related to serum lithium levels, and can occur at doses close to therapeutic levels. Facilities for prompt and accurate serum lithium determinations should be ava...

Lithium Toxicity from the Addition of an ACE Inhibitor with an Unexpected Type I Brugad...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7320113
Journal of Medical Toxicology : Official Journal of the American College of Medical Toxicology; Schneir A, Masom CP

Apr 16th, 2020 - Lithium Toxicity from the Addition of an ACE Inhibitor with an Unexpected Type I Brugada Pattern ECG: Case Files of the Medical Toxicology Fellowship at the University of California, San Diego.|2020|Schneir A,Masom CP,|

Whole-Bowel Irrigation
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1413446-overview

Apr 6th, 2020 - Background The rationale behind whole-bowel irrigation (WBI) is to prevent absorption of ingested matter (eg, extended-release medications or drug packets) by inducing a liquid stool through use of a osmotically balanced polyethylene glycol electr...

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News  5 results

Polypharmacy in older adults
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/219771/geriatrics/polypharmacy-older-adults/page/0/2?channel=36771

Mar 31st, 2020 - Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). All OTC NSAIDs, except aspirin and salicylates, increase the risk for lithium toxicity by decreasing glomerular filtration rate and promoting lithium reabsorption in the kidneys.

Meta-Analysis Outlines Lithium Toxicity Profile
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/47123/bipolar-disorder/meta-analysis-outlines-lithium-toxicity-profile/page/0/1
Dermatology News;

Jan 19th, 2012 - This study was funded by the National Institute for Health Research Programme Grant for Applied Research. The authors had no disclosures to report.

A 61-year-old with bipolar disorder and cognitive impairment: Dementia or polypharmacy?
https://www.mdedge.com/authors/robert-palmer-md-mph

Jun 21st, 2011 - FOLLOW-UP COURSE We informed the patient’s psychiatrist that we thought the patient had increased sensitivity to lithium (even at “therapeutic” levels), possibly related to a drug-drug interaction. His dose of lithium was kept at 600 mg twice dail.

Beware ictal activity that mimics psychiatric illness
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/62271/beware-ictal-activity-mimics-psychiatric-illness/page/0/1

Table 2 Differential diagnosis of NCSE Metabolic disorders Hypo/hyperglycemia, hypercalcemia, Addison’s disease, Cushing’s disease, uremia Neurologic disorders Stroke, CNS tumors, closed head trauma, transient global amnesia, seizures, inflammator.

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