I have been taking lithium for six days and have had bad headaches and do not know if they are related. I have chronic migraines and I take Imitrex injections and I am hoping there is not a correlation. I have been on so many mood stabilizers they’re starting from the beginning again with 300 mg of lithium every day in addition to my Effexor
Hi, Stepanie! Headache would be a very unusual and rare side effect of starting lithium especially at such a low dose:
But people have very different reactions to medications so I would let your doctor(s) know and get professional advice.
Best regards, Wildcat
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