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Common use

Thorazine is used to treat certain mental or mood disorders such as schizophrenia, anxiety, the manic phase of manic-depressive disorder, and restlessness, before surgery, porphyria, severe conduct and behavioral disorders in children, nausea and vomiting, and severe hiccups. It can be used to treat symptoms associated with tetanus. Its active component is phenothiazine. It blocks dopamine receptors in the brain.

Dosage and directions

Use Thorazine as prescribed by your doctor. Take it by mouth with or without food. It can cause stomach upset, so take it with food to reduce stomach irritation.

Precautions

Before taking Thorazine tell your doctor about all the conditions you may have, especially if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding, if you are taking any medicines prescribed and not prescribed, herbal products or dietary supplement, if you have allergies to medicines, food, etc, if you have history of heart problems, blood problems, high blood pressure, liver problems such as cirrhosis, kidney problems, seizures or epilepsy, Parkinson disease, enlarged prostate gland, Reye syndrome, alcohol abuse or if you consume more than 3 alcoholic drinks per day, if you have lung infections, asthma and other lung problems, glaucoma, increased pressure in the eyes or if you are have a risk of glaucoma.

Contraindications

Do not take Thorazine if you have allergy to any of its components or similar medicines such as phenothiazines, if you have bone narrow problems or you are taking certain antiarrhythmic agents, dofetilide, astemizole, cisapride, ketolide antibiotics, macrolide antibiotics, pergolide, pimozide, terfenadine, ziprasidone, streptogramins.

Possible side effects

The most common possible side effects of Thorazine are dizziness, agitation, enlarged pupils, nausea, stuffy nose, jitteriness, dry mouth, drowsiness.

Severe side effects include: severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); changes in menstrual period; changes in sexual ability; dark urine; difficulty swallowing; drooling; fainting; fast or irregular heartbeat; fever, chills, or sore throat; involuntary movements or spasms of the arms and legs, tongue, face, mouth, or jaw; mask-like face; muscle restlessness; prolonged or painful erection; restlessness; seizures; shuffling walk; sleeplessness; stiff or rigid muscles; stomach pain; sweating; trouble urinating; unusual eye movements or inability to move eyes; unusual mood or mental changes, including lack of response to your surroundings; vision changes; weakness of arms or legs; yellowing of the skin or eyes.

Drug interaction

Tell you doctor about all the medicines prescribed and not prescribed you may take especially about:

*Thiazide diuretics (eg, hydrochlorothiazide) because they may increase the risk of Thorazine’s side effects

*Barbiturates (eg, phenobarbital), hydantoins (eg, phenytoin), or narcotic pain medicines (eg, codeine) because the risk of their side effects may be increased by Thorazine

*Arsenic, astemizole , beta-blockers (eg, propranolol), certain antiarrhythmic agents (eg, quinidine), cisapride, dofetilide, droperidol, epinephrine, haloperidol, ketolides (eg, telithromycin), macrolide antibiotics (eg, erythromycin), pimozide, quinolone antibiotics (eg, ciprofloxacin), streptogramins (eg, quinupristin), terfenadine, or ziprasidone because the risk of side effects, such as racing heartbeat, dizziness, fainting, and life-threatening irregular heartbeat leading to unconsciousness, may be increased by Thorazine

*Anticholinergics (eg, atropine) because they may decrease Thorazine’s effectiveness

*Anticoagulants (eg, warfarin), guanethidine, and pergolide because their effectiveness may be decreased by Thorazine

Missed dose

If you miss a dose of Thorazine, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.

Overdose

Symptoms of overdose of Thorazine are twitching, deep sleep or loss of consciousness, seizures, tremors, restlessness, muscle spasms.

Storage

Store Thorazine at room temperature, between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C), in a tightly closed container away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Thorazine out of the reach of children and away from pets.

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We provide only general information about medications which does not cover all directions, possible drug integrations, or precautions. Information at the site cannot be used for self-treatment and self-diagnosis. Any specific instructions for a particular patient should be agreed with your health care adviser or doctor in charge of the case. We disclaim reliability of this information and mistakes it could contain. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other indirect damage as a result of any use of the information on this site and also for consequences of self-treatment.

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Description
ContentCommon use

Thorazine is used to treat certain mental or mood disorders such as schizophrenia, anxiety, the manic phase of manic-depressive disorder, and restlessness, before surgery, porphyria, severe conduct and behavioral disorders in children, nausea and vomiting, and severe hiccups. It can be used to treat symptoms associated with tetanus. Its active component is phenothiazine. It blocks dopamine receptors in the brain.



Dosage and directions

Use Thorazine as prescribed by your doctor. Take it by mouth with or without food. It can cause stomach upset, so take it with food to reduce stomach irritation.



Precautions

Before taking Thorazine tell your doctor about all the conditions you may have, especially if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding, if you are taking any medicines prescribed and not prescribed, herbal products or dietary supplement, if you have allergies to medicines, food, etc, if you have history of heart problems, blood problems, high blood pressure, liver problems such as cirrhosis, kidney problems, seizures or epilepsy, Parkinson disease, enlarged prostate gland, Reye syndrome, alcohol abuse or if you consume more than 3 alcoholic drinks per day, if you have lung infections, asthma and other lung problems, glaucoma, increased pressure in the eyes or if you are have a risk of glaucoma.



Contraindications

Do not take Thorazine if you have allergy to any of its components or similar medicines such as phenothiazines, if you have bone narrow problems or you are taking certain antiarrhythmic agents, dofetilide, astemizole, cisapride, ketolide antibiotics, macrolide antibiotics, pergolide, pimozide, terfenadine, ziprasidone, streptogramins.



Possible side effects

The most common possible side effects of Thorazine are dizziness, agitation, enlarged pupils, nausea, stuffy nose, jitteriness, dry mouth, drowsiness.

Severe side effects include: severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); changes in menstrual period; changes in sexual ability; dark urine; difficulty swallowing; drooling; fainting; fast or irregular heartbeat; fever, chills, or sore throat; involuntary movements or spasms of the arms and legs, tongue, face, mouth, or jaw; mask-like face; muscle restlessness; prolonged or painful erection; restlessness; seizures; shuffling walk; sleeplessness; stiff or rigid muscles; stomach pain; sweating; trouble urinating; unusual eye movements or inability to move eyes; unusual mood or mental changes, including lack of response to your surroundings; vision changes; weakness of arms or legs; yellowing of the skin or eyes.



Drug interaction

Tell you doctor about all the medicines prescribed and not prescribed you may take especially about:

*Thiazide diuretics (eg, hydrochlorothiazide) because they may increase the risk of Thorazine's side effects

*Barbiturates (eg, phenobarbital), hydantoins (eg, phenytoin), or narcotic pain medicines (eg, codeine) because the risk of their side effects may be increased by Thorazine

*Arsenic, astemizole , beta-blockers (eg, propranolol), certain antiarrhythmic agents (eg, quinidine), cisapride, dofetilide, droperidol, epinephrine, haloperidol, ketolides (eg, telithromycin), macrolide antibiotics (eg, erythromycin), pimozide, quinolone antibiotics (eg, ciprofloxacin), streptogramins (eg, quinupristin), terfenadine, or ziprasidone because the risk of side effects, such as racing heartbeat, dizziness, fainting, and life-threatening irregular heartbeat leading to unconsciousness, may be increased by Thorazine

*Anticholinergics (eg, atropine) because they may decrease Thorazine's effectiveness

*Anticoagulants (eg, warfarin), guanethidine, and pergolide because their effectiveness may be decreased by Thorazine



Missed dose

If you miss a dose of Thorazine, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.



Overdose

Symptoms of overdose of Thorazine are twitching, deep sleep or loss of consciousness, seizures, tremors, restlessness, muscle spasms.



Storage

Store Thorazine at room temperature, between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C), in a tightly closed container away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Thorazine out of the reach of children and away from pets.



Disclaimer

We provide only general information about medications which does not cover all directions, possible drug integrations, or precautions. Information at the site cannot be used for self-treatment and self-diagnosis. Any specific instructions for a particular patient should be agreed with your health care adviser or doctor in charge of the case. We disclaim reliability of this information and mistakes it could contain. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other indirect damage as a result of any use of the information on this site and also for consequences of self-treatment.
Common use

Its active component is thioridazine and it belongs to a group of medicines to so called phenothiazines. It is used to treat psychotic disorders such as schizophrenia. It changes the actions of chemicals in your brain.



Dosage and directions

Take the medicine as prescribed by your doctor. Take it with or without food. Take with food to reduce stomach irritation if stomach upset occurs. Continue to take the medicine even if you feel well.



Precautions

Use the medicine with caution. It can cause dizziness, drowsiness or lightheadedness. Avoid taking alcohol. Sit up or stand slowly. Avoid situations where injury could occur because of fainting. If chest pain occurs or worsens contact you doctor. If you have to have any surgery, tell your doctor that your are using Mellaril. Elderly patients can be more sensitive to its side effects.

It's not recommended to use it during pregnancy or breastfeeding.



Contraindications

You should not use it if you have allergy to it; you have a decreased level of consciousness, severe high or low blood pressure, low levels of potassium in the blood, abnormal heart function test (ECG), or a history of certain heart problems (eg, irregular heartbeat, congenital long QT syndrome); you have a genetic problem that leads to decreased levels of the P-450 2D6 isozyme in your body; you are taking antiarrhythmics (eg, amiodarone, quinidine), cisapride, dofetilide, H1 antagonists (eg, astemizole, terfenadine), pergolide, pindolol, propranolol, sparfloxacin, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressants (eg, fluoxetine, paroxetine, fluvoxamine), streptogramins (eg, dalfopristin), or medicines that may affect your heartbeat.



Possible side effects

The most common side effects are bizarre dreams , constipation, agitation, diarrhea, dowsiness, dizziness, stuffy nose, dry mouth, vomiting, loss of appetiate.

Severe side effects include: severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); changes in menstrual period; changes in sexual ability; chest pain; confusion; dark urine; difficulty swallowing; drooling; fainting; fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat; fever, chills, or sore throat; hyperactivity; involuntary movements or spasms of the arms, legs, tongue, face, mouth, or jaw; mask-like face; muscle restlessness; restlessness; seizures; severe or persistent dizziness; severe constipation; shuffling walk; sleeplessness; sore mouth or gums; stiff or rigid muscles; stomach pain; sweating; swelling of the hands or feet; trouble urinating; unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual eye movements or inability to move eyes; unusual mood or mental changes, including lack of response to your surroundings; vision changes; weakness of arms or legs; yellowing of the skin or eyes.



Drug interaction

Tell you doctor if you take the following medications: anticholinergics (eg, atropine) because they may decrease the effectiveness of Thioridazine; antiarrhythmics (eg, amiodarone, quinidine), arsenic, beta-blockers (eg, propranolol), cisapride, dofetilide, droperidol, H1 antagonists (eg, astemizole, terfenadine), haloperidol, ketolides (eg, telithromycin), macrolide antibiotics (eg, erythromycin), pimozide, pindolol, quinolones (eg, sparfloxacin, levofloxacin), serotonin norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (eg, duloxetine), serotonin receptor antagonist antiemetics (eg, dolasetron), SSRI antidepressants (eg, fluoxetine, paroxetine, fluvoxamine), streptogramins (eg, dalfopristin), ziprasidone, or other medicines that may affect your heartbeat because risk of severe and possibly fatal side effects, including severe irregular heartbeat, may be increased. Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you are unsure if any of your medicines may affect your heartbeat; atropine, barbiturates (eg, phenobarbital), narcotics (eg, codeine), or tricyclic antidepressants (eg, amitriptyline) because risk of side effects may be increased by Thioridazine; guanethidine, levodopa, or pergolide because their effectiveness may be decreased by Thioridazine



Missed dose

If you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.



Overdose

Symptoms of overdose are seizures, sever drowsiness, muscle spasms, deep sleep or loss of consciousness; fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat; tremors; trouble urinating; twitching.



Storage

Store it at room temperature, between 59 and 86 degrees F (15 and 30 degrees C), in a tightly closed container. Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep it out of the reach of children and away from pets.



Disclaimer

We provide only general information about medications which does not cover all directions, possible drug integrations, or precautions. Information at the site cannot be used for self-treatment and self-diagnosis. Any specific instructions for a particular patient should be agreed with your health care adviser or doctor in charge of the case. We disclaim reliability of this information and mistakes it could contain. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other indirect damage as a result of any use of the information on this site and also for consequences of self-treatment.

Common use
Buspirone is an antidepressant used to treat anxiety disorders such as obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and social phobia. It can be also applied in other cases.

Dosage and direction
Take Buspar by mouth with a glass of water, with or without food. Avoid cutting, crushing or chewing this medicine.
Do not take the medicine more often than it is prescribed. Do not give up taking it except on the advice of your doctor.
It may need time for the medicine to help.
Consult your doctor concerning proper dose for you.

Precautions
Before taking Buspirone tell your doctor or chemist if you are allergic to it; or if you have other allergies.
Inform your doctor or chemist if you have bipolar confusion, eye, liver or kidney problems.
Avoid drinking alcohol as well as eating grapefruit or drinking grapefruit juice while you are being treated with this medication.
Aged people can be more sensitive to side effects of the medicine.
During the pregnancy this treatment should be used only when strongly necessary.
As this medicament can be absorbed by skin, women who are pregnant or may become pregnant should not manipulate this medicine.

Contraindications
Buspar should not be used by pregnant/nursing women or children as well as by the patients having demonstrated a reaction of hypersensitivity to Buspirone.

Possible side effect
The most common side effects are fever, insomnia, tremor, anxiety, blurred vision, vomiting, diarrhea, etc.
A very serious allergic reaction rarely occurs. Many people using this medicine do not have serious side effects.
Turn to your doctor or pharmacist for more details.
In case you notice the effects not listed here, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Drug interaction
Tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use before using this medication.
Buspirone can interact with:
* Alcohol;
* Grapefruit, grapefruit juice, grapefruit extract;
* Haloperidol;
* Rifampicin.
Turn to your doctor or pharmacist for more details.

Missed dose
If you have missed your dose, take it as soon as you remember. If you see that it is near the time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not take your dose twice.

Overdose
If you think you have used too much of this medicine seek emergency medical attention right away. The symptoms of overdose usually include chest pain, nausea, irregular heartbeat, and feeling light-headed or fainting.

Storage
Store your medicines at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not store your drugs in the bathroom. Keep all drugs away from reach of children and pets.

Disclaimer
We provide only general information about medications which does not cover all directions, possible drug integrations, or precautions. Information at the site cannot be used for self-treatment and self-diagnosis. Any specific instructions for a particular patient should be agreed with your health care adviser or doctor in charge of the case. We disclaim reliability of this information and mistakes it could contain. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other indirect damage as a result of any use of the information on this site and also for consequences of self-treatment.

Common use Strattera contains atomoxetine Hcl, which is a selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor of presynaptic norepinephrine vectors used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Manifestations of ADHD detected in more than one social environment include lack of concentration, distractibility, excessive restlessness, impulsiveness, disorganization, restlessness, and other similar conduct disorders. Dosage and direction Take it once or twice daily with or without food. Take the capsules whole, do not crush them and sprinkle on food. If Strattera should be canceled, it does not require a gradual reduction of the dose. The recommended initial dose in children, adolescents and adults with body weight over 70 kg is 40 mg. It should be increased to a therapeutic daily dose of 80 mg not earlier than in three days. If the symptoms do not improve the maximal daily dose of Strattera may be increased to maximal daily dose of 120 mg not earlier than 2-4 weeks after start of the treatment. Take exactly as prescribed by your doctor, do not take more of this medication than your doctor recommended. Precautions Inform your doctor if you have hypertension, tachycardia, cardiovascular or cerebrovascular circulation disorders, congenital heart defect, coronary artery disease, heart disease, a heart rhythm disorder, high or low blood pressure, heart attack not so long ago, or have a condition which can cause arterial hypotension. Notify your doctor if you have liver disease, high or low blood pressure, problems with urination, and also bipolar illness, mental illness, psychotic disorder, depression, or suicide attempt in history. It is not known how this medication may affect an unborn baby so Strattera should be administered to pregnant women only if a potential benefit from it use exceeds possible risks. Contraindications Strattera is contraindicated in the patients concomitantly treated by MAO inhibitors (Pirlindole, metralindol, Moclobemide, Nialamide) and within 14 days after the treatment with MAO was discontinued, individuals with closure-angle glaucoma, hypersensitivity to the medication. Side effects Adverse reactions to Strattera include allergy symptoms (hives, rash, facial swelling, edema), dry mouth, decreased appetite, nausea, upset stomach, vomiting, dizziness, tiredness, changes in mood, problems to fall asleep, dizziness, difficulty urination, and sexual side effects. More serious side effects which you should report about immediately to your doctor if they become bothersome are fast or uneven heartbeats, chest pain, shortness of breath, feeling light-headed or fainting, low fever, dark urine, clay-colored stools, jaundice, increased blood pressure, decreased urination or anuria. Drug interaction This medication cannot be co-administered with MAO inhibitors, a break between the last MAO inhibitors intake such as Nardil (phenelzine sulfate) and Parnate (tranylcypromine sulfate) and administration of Strattera should be at least 14 days long. Fluoxetine (Prozac), paroxetine (Paxil), quinidine, may incrase blood levels of Strattera due to inhibition of the liver enzyme that eliminates atomoxetine from the body. Inform your doctor about all medications and herbal products you use including albuterol (Proventil, Ventolin), bupropion (Wellbutrin, Zyban), cimetidine (Tagamet), amiodarone (Cordarone, Pacerone), celecoxib (Celebrex), methadone (Methadose, Dolophine), quinidine (Quinidex, Cardioquin, Quinaglute), doxorubicin (Adriamycin), ranitidine (Zantac), terbinafine (Lamisil), metoclopramide (Reglan), ritonavir (Norvir). Missed dose If you forgot to take your dose in time, please do it as soon as you remember. But do not take if it is too late or time for your next dose is in a short while. Do not take double doses of this medication or extra doses of it. Take your usually dose next day in the same regularly time. Overdose The majority of reported Strattera overdose effects were moderate. They included tachycardia and dry mouth, convulsions, hyperactivity, behavioral disorders, drowsiness or agitation, stomach upset, mydriasis (an excessive dilation of the pupil), blurred vision, drowsiness, and fast heartbeat. Storage Store at room temperature between 20-25 C (68-77 F). Store away from moisture, heat, and sunlight. It is not recommended to store in a bathroom and places available for children. Disclaimer We provide only general information about medications which does not cover all directions, possible drug integrations, or precautions. Information at the site cannot be used for self-treatment and self-diagnosis. Any specific instructions for a particular patient should be agreed with your health care adviser or doctor in charge of the case. We disclaim reliability of this information and mistakes it could contain. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other indirect damage as a result of any use of the information on this site and also for consequences of self-treatment.Common use

Loxitane belongs to a class of medications so called tricyclic antipsycotics. It is not know exactly how this medication works. It is used to treat schizophrenia.



Dosage and directions



Precautions

Tell you doctor about all conditions you have and especially: if you have any allergies, you have a history of other mental problems, heart problems, glaucoma, difficulty urinating or risk factors for difficult urination, Parkinson disease, breast cancer, liver problems, brain growths or cancer, a stomach blockage, or seizures; you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement; you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding; you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement; you are dependent on alcohol or drink large amounts of alcohol regularly; you are very ill or weakened.



Contraidications

You should not use Loxitane if you have allergy to it or to other similar medications; you take sodium oxybate, you have severe central nervous system depression, you are in coma or have been sedated.



Possible side effects

The most common side effects are constipation, blurred vision, dizziness, drowsiness, dry mouth, headache, nausea, stuffy nose, trouble sleeping, omiting, weight gain or loss.

Severe side effects incude Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); agitation; altered mental abilities, including lack of response to your surroundings; chills or persistent sore throat; confusion; dark urine; decreased urination; fainting or faintness; fast or irregular heartbeat; hyperactivity; increased saliva production; increased thirst; involuntary, uncontrolled muscle movements; menstrual changes; mental or mood changes; muscle twitching; numbness or tingling of the skin; restlessness; seizures; shortness of breath; severe constipation; slurred speech; staggering or shuffling gait; stiff or rigid muscles; sweating; tremor; unexplained fever; vision changes; yellowing of the eyes or skin.

Seek medical attention if one of the listed above symptoms occurs.



Drug interaction

Tell your doctor if you take the folllowing medicines:

barbiturates (eg, phenobarbital), narcotics (eg, codeine), or sodium oxybate ( GHB) because the risk of side effects, such as severe drowsiness, may be increased ;anticholinergics (eg, trihexyphenidyl) because side effects of Loxitane may be increased; benzodiazepines (eg, lorazepam) because side effects may be increased by Loxitane.

Missed dose

If you miss a dose of Loxitane, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.



Overdose

Symptoms of overdose include decreased urination; difficulty breathing; involuntary, uncontrolled muscle movements; loss of consciousness; seizures; severe or persistent dizziness. Seek medical attention immediately if you overdosed the medicine.





Storage

Store Loxitane at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C). Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Loxitane out of the reach of children and away from pets.



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We provide only general information about medications which does not cover all directions, possible drug integrations, or precautions. Information at the site cannot be used for self-treatment and self-diagnosis. Any specific instructions for a particular patient should be agreed with your health care adviser or doctor in charge of the case. We disclaim reliability of this information and mistakes it could contain. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other indirect damage as a result of any use of the information on this site and also for consequences of self-treatment.
Common use

Lithobid is used to treat bipolar disorder. It stabilizes the mood and reduces extremes of behavior, restores the balance of neurotransmitters in the brain.



Dosage and directions

Take Lithobid by mouth twice a day or as prescribed by your doctor. Take it with o after meals to decrease stomach upset. Do not chew or crush the medication. Drink 8 to 12 glasses of water

each day and maintain a healthy diet with normal amounts of salt.



Precautions

It is very important to have the right amount of lithium in your body. Be careful, too much lithium can lead to such effect as nausea, dizziness, seizures, confusion, increased amount of urine, twitching, slurred speech, shaking of the hands, diarrhea. Before taking lithium tell your doctor if you are allergic to it, or if you have other allergies. Talk to your doctor for more details.



Contraindications

Tell your doctor of kidney or heart disease, hypothyroidism, urinary problems, Parkinson's disease, leukemia, seizures, severe sehygratation, any infections with high fever, skin disorder.

Lithobid can cause blurred vision and make you dizzy and drowsy. Do not drive, use machinery or do any activity that requires concentration of attention.Limit use of alcohol.

Before being operated on tell you doctor or surgeon that you are using this medication.

Elder patients can be more sensitive to this drug. It's not recommended to use the drug with pregnant women as it may cause harm to unborn baby. Also it is not recommended to use it during breastfeeding.



Possible side effects

Weight gain, increased frequency of urinating, drowsiness, tiredness, increased first and mild shaking hands. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.

Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: diarrhea, dizziness, vomiting, fever, confusion, slurred speech, unsteady walk, blurred vision, severe hand trembling (coarse tremor).

Tell your doctor immediately if any of these rare but very serious side effects occur: fainting, vision changes, seizures, slow, fast or irregular heartbeat, swelling or pain of joint, pain or discoloration of finger ot toes, cold hands or feet.

A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching or swelling of the face, tongue, throat, severe dizziness, trouble breathing.



Drug interaction

Do not use Lithobid with the following medications: sibutramine.

Before starting the medication tell your doctor of all prescription and nonprescription herbal produvts which you can take, especially of: ACE inhibitors, angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs such as losartan, valsartan), bulk-producing laxatives (psyllium), calcitonin, calcium channel blockers (e.g., verapamil, diltiazem, nifedipine), desmopressin, other drugs for mental/mood conditions (e.g., chlorpromazine, haloperidol, thiothixene), methyldopa, metronidazole, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs such as celecoxib, ibuprofen, indomethacin, naproxen, piroxicam), anti-seizure drugs (e.g., carbamazepine, phenytoin), SSRI antidepressants (e.g., fluoxetine, fluvoxamine, paroxetine), theophylline, tricyclic antidepressants, diuretics such as hydrochlorothiazide, furosemide, acetazolamide.



Missed dose

If you missed a dose take it as soon as you remember. If it is 6 hours tell your next dose skip the missed dose and return to your usual schedule. Do not double the dose to catchup the missed one.



Overdose

If you suspect an overdose call to your local poison center or emergency room right away. Symptoms of Lithobid overdose include drowsiness, diarrhea vomiting, ringing in the ears, blurred vision, seizures, trouble walking, shaking, lost of consciousness.



Storage

Store at room temperature between 59-86 degrees F (15-30 degrees C) away from moisture and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medicines away from children and pets.



Disclaimer

We provide only general information about medications which does not cover all directions, possible drug integrations, or precautions. Information at the site cannot be used for self-treatment and self-diagnosis. Any specific instructions for a particular patient should be agreed with your health care adviser or doctor in charge of the case. We disclaim reliability of this information and mistakes it could contain. We are not responsible for any direct, indirect, special or other indirect damage as a result of any use of the information on this site and also for consequences of self-treatment.
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100mg, 50mg

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