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ALLMedicine™ Lithium Toxicity Center

Research & Reviews  51 results

A 54-year-old woman with chronic lithium toxicity.
https://doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.210725
CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association Journal = Journal De ... Kobylianskii J, Austin E et. al.

Sep 1st, 2021 - A 54-year-old woman with chronic lithium toxicity.|2021|Kobylianskii J,Austin E,Gold WL,Wu PE,|

A reappraisal of the role of fever in the occurrence of neurological sequelae following...
https://doi.org/10.1080/14740338.2021.1912011
Expert Opinion on Drug Safety; Verdoux H, Debruyne AL et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - We aimed to review cases of Syndrome of Irreversible Lithium-Effectuated Neurotoxicity (SILENT) characterized by neurological sequelae following acute lithium toxicity and to explore whether cerebellar sequelae are more frequent in cases presentin...

Mobile phone ingestion requiring endoscopic retrieval.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2020.08.102
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Kappagantu V, Mishra PR et. al.

Oct 20th, 2020 - A 24-year-old male was brought to our emergency with complaints of abdominal pain for two days. There was a history of foreign body ingestion five days earlier, details of which he refused to reveal. After investigation with abdominal X ray and ul...

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 16th, 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 17th, 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...

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News  11 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.

Fast Five Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of Diabetes Insipidus
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/897260_1

May 30th, 2018 - Diabetes insipidus is defined as the passage of large volumes of dilute urine. It has two major forms: central and nephrogenic. Central diabetes insipidus is characterized by decreased secretion of antidiuretic hormone (ADH), which gives rise to p...

Fast Five Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of Diabetes Insipidus
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/897260

May 30th, 2018 - Diabetes insipidus is defined as the passage of large volumes of dilute urine. It has two major forms: central and nephrogenic. Central diabetes insipidus is characterized by decreased secretion of antidiuretic hormone (ADH), which gives rise to p...

Lithium: The Gift That Keeps on Giving in Psychiatry
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/881529_2

Jun 16th, 2017 - Lithium's Safety Profile Dana Wang, MD, a senior resident in the Harvard South Shore program, reviewed the kidney effects of lithium and the latest studies quantifying those harms. For instance, in recent data from Sweden, lithium was associated w...

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