893 Possible Causes for Lithium in USA

  • Sinusitis

    Water-based lithium-ion batteries without explosive risks now a reality September 6, 2017 Researchers at the University of Maryland and the U.S. … Army Research Laboratory have developed for the first time a lithium-ion battery that uses a water-salt solution as its electrolyte and reaches the 4.0 volt mark desired .[1]

  • Lithium
    Lithium Toxicity

    Dilithium List of countries by lithium production Lithium as an investment Lithium compounds Lithium (medication) Lithium soap Lithium-ion battery Lithium–air battery Lithium … aluminium production, lithium batteries, and lithium-ion batteries. … In moist air, lithium rapidly tarnishes to form a black coating of lithium hydroxide (LiOH and LiOH·H2O), lithium nitride (Li3N) and lithium carbonate (Li2CO3, the result[2]

  • Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome

    Combinations of antipsychotics, or concomitant use of antipsychotics and lithium or antidepressants, may increase the risk of NMS. … Differential diagnoses include serotonin syndrome, malignant hyperthermia, heat stroke, infection, toxicity from other drugs (eg, monoamine-oxidase inhibitors, lithium), use … Lithium, for instance, may trigger NMS and does modulate noradrenergic and serotonergic signaling.[3] [4]

  • Weight Gain

    Lithium (Lithobid) is also used for mood disorders, and is associated with weight gain. … Stabilizer Zyprexa Olanzapine Antipsychotic/Mood Stabilizer Risperdal Risperidone Antipsychotic/Mood Stabilizer Seroquel Quetiapine Antipsychotic/Mood Stabilizer Lithobid LithiumLithium, another mood stabilizer for treating bipolar disorder, is also associated with weight gain, albeit less than Depakote. 4 of 14 Getty Images Prozac (fluoxetine) Although[5] [6]

  • Electrolytes Abnormal
  • Fatigue
    Lithium Lithium Toxicity

    ., lithium salts, ciprofloxacin); beta blockers, which can induce exercise intolerance; and many cancer treatments, particularly chemotherapy and radiotherapy. … ., lithium salts , ciprofloxacin ); beta blockers , which can induce exercise intolerance ; and many cancer treatments, particularly chemotherapy and radiotherapy .[7] [8]

  • Kidney Failure

    water consumption, caffeinated or alcoholic beverages Diuretics such as furosemide (Lasix), hydrochlorothiazide (HydroDIURIL, Microzide); contrast agents for imaging tests Lithium … develop in the kidneys blockages in the flow of urine – for example, from recurrent kidney stones or an enlarged prostate long-term, regular use of certain medicines – such as lithium … anti-inflammatory drugs ( NSAIDs ) like ibuprofen ( Advil , Motrin , and others), and naproxen ( Aleve , Naprosyn ) Antibiotics like aminoglycosidesgentamicin ( Garamycin ), tobramycin lithium[9] [10] [11]

  • Long QT Syndrome

    Ketoconazole Antibiotic – Antifungal Levalbuterol Stimulant Levofloxacin Antibiotic – Quinolone Levomethadyl* Psychiatric drug – Other Lidoflazine* Anti-anginal / vasodilator Lithium … chlorpromazine, fluphenazine, prochlorperazine, thioridazine*, trifluoperazine Others: atomoxetine, citalopram, clozapine, droperidol*, fluoxetine, haloperidol, levomethadyl*, lithium[12]

  • Diclofenac
    Lithium Toxicity

    Lithium: Diclofenac decreases lithium renal clearance and increases lithium plasma levels. … In patients taking diclofenac and lithium concomitantly, lithium toxicity may develop. … Lithium Clinical Impact: NSAIDs have produced elevations in plasma lithium levels and reductions in renal lithium clearance.[13] [14]

  • Fosinopril
    Lithium Toxicity

    May increase lithium levels. … May increase lithium levels. … Taking lithium with fosinopril can increase the level of lithium in your body.[15] [16]

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  2. Lithium, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lithium
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  15. Side Effects, Dosage, Uses & More, http://www.healthline.com/drugs/fosinopril/oral-tablet
  16. Fosinopril (Fosinopril) dosage, indication, interactions, side effects, http://www.empr.com/fosinopril/drug/7848/