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Lithium Rash - Anyone else get one?

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Old 07-13-2005, 04:23 PM   #1
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Lithium Rash - Anyone else get one?

Has anyone had a rash from taking Lithium Carbonate.

I take 800mg daily.

My rash didnt start until month 9.

Does this match anyone elses experience.

If it does, what did they do to eradicate this side effect.

Thanks guys.

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Old 07-13-2005, 04:49 PM   #2
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Re: Lithium Rash - Anyone else get one?

paulcookson :

In all the long history of Lithium carboniate that I have taken it (35 years ) I have never had a rash reaction.

Your 800mg is a small dose.

I would suggest that you check with your pdoc on this "rash" problem.

I would think that it may due another med you may be taking.


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