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ALLMedicine™ Lithium Level Center

Research & Reviews  57 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...

Lithium for Low-Grade Neuroendocrine Tumors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00501540

Nov 25th, 2019 - Lithium 300mg by mouth, three times daily, escalating to a lithium level of 0.8-1.0; Continue until progressive disease/unacceptable toxicity;Evaluate q 8 weeks.

Lithium Level 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2090174-overview

Nov 18th, 2019 - Reference Range Lithium is used in the treatment of both manic and depressive phases of bipolar disorder, as well as in unipolar depressive disorder to prevent future depressive episodes. Patients refractory to antidepressants may be treated with ...

Lithium Level 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2090174-print

Nov 18th, 2019 - Lithium is used in the treatment of both manic and depressive phases of bipolar disorder, as well as in unipolar depressive disorder to prevent future depressive episodes. Patients refractory to antidepressants may be treated with lithium as an ad...

Blood Lithium Monitoring Practices in a Population-Based Sample of Older Adults.
https://doi.org/10.4088/JCP.17m12095
The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry; Rej S, Herrmann N et. al.

Dec 14th, 2018 - Lithium is an effective treatment for mood disorders, but lithium level and renal monitoring every 3 months is recommended in older patients treated with lithium to prevent serious adverse events. This study examined lithium monitoring practices i...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  61 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...

Lithium for Low-Grade Neuroendocrine Tumors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00501540

Nov 25th, 2019 - Lithium 300mg by mouth, three times daily, escalating to a lithium level of 0.8-1.0; Continue until progressive disease/unacceptable toxicity;Evaluate q 8 weeks.

Lithium Level 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2090174-overview

Nov 18th, 2019 - Reference Range Lithium is used in the treatment of both manic and depressive phases of bipolar disorder, as well as in unipolar depressive disorder to prevent future depressive episodes. Patients refractory to antidepressants may be treated with ...

Lithium Level 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2090174-print

Nov 18th, 2019 - Lithium is used in the treatment of both manic and depressive phases of bipolar disorder, as well as in unipolar depressive disorder to prevent future depressive episodes. Patients refractory to antidepressants may be treated with lithium as an ad...

Blood Lithium Monitoring Practices in a Population-Based Sample of Older Adults.
https://doi.org/10.4088/JCP.17m12095
The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry; Rej S, Herrmann N et. al.

Dec 14th, 2018 - Lithium is an effective treatment for mood disorders, but lithium level and renal monitoring every 3 months is recommended in older patients treated with lithium to prevent serious adverse events. This study examined lithium monitoring practices i...

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News  4 results

Lithium in bipolar disorder
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/59921/bipolar-disorder/lithium-bipolar-disorder

“Tips for using lithium in bipolar disorder” by West Magnon, MD (Pearls, CURRENT PSYCHIATRY, September 2003) was right on track. I, too, have found that repeatedly measuring lithium levels is rarely warranted.

Acute Lithium Intoxication and Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/456879

Abstract and Introduction Abstract A 45-year-old man was admitted to our hospital after taking an intentional overdose of 90 sustained-released lithium tablets (450 mg each). The patient was stabilized with three sessions of hemodialysis. On day 7...

Acute Lithium Intoxication and Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/456879_1

Abstract and Introduction Abstract A 45-year-old man was admitted to our hospital after taking an intentional overdose of 90 sustained-released lithium tablets (450 mg each). The patient was stabilized with three sessions of hemodialysis. On day 7...

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