6 Apr 2010
If the patient was taking Lithium for bipolar disorder, stopping lithium therapy will cause the symptoms to return. Please get the patient to discuss this with their doctor before stopping. If they don't like taking lithium their doctor can perhaps get them to try another medicine.
- Lithium Information for Consumers
- Lithium Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Lithium (detailed)
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