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Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR

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Composition for Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR

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Primary uses of Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR

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MRP
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₹2.78/Tablet XR
10 tablet xr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Lalithium Tablet XR

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Uses of Lalithium Tablet XR

Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR is used for mania and bipolar disoder.
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Lalithium Tablet XR side effects

Common

Tremor, Slurred speech, Uncoordinated body movements, Nausea, Acne, Increased white blood cell count, Memory impairment, Hair loss, Enlarged thyroid gland, Skin rash, Increased thirst, Weight gain, Polyuria, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Lalithium Tablet XR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR is to be taken with food.

How Lalithium Tablet XR works

Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR works by suppressing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Lalithium Tablet XR

Expert advice for Lalithium Tablet XR

  • Your doctor may ask you to continue Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR for a long time. You must not stop taking it or change the dose, without speaking to your doctor first.
     
  • If you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible. If it is within 4 hours of the next dose, skip the missed dose (about 6 hours in the case of extended- or slow-release preparations). Never double up doses.
     
  • Despite your inconvenience and discomfort, your Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR blood levels, thyroid function, and kidney function need to be monitored as long as you take Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR.
     
  • During treatment with Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR, it is recommended that you drink about 2 to 3 liter of fluid daily and use normal amounts of salt. Inform your doctor if you start or stop a low-salt diet.
     
     
  • Avoid sudden change in your diet or fluid intake. If you do go on a diet, your doctor may need to increase the frequency of blood tests.
     
  • Do not start any medicine including herbal or ayurvedic without telling your doctor. As it may significantly change the Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR levels.
  • Caffeine and alcohol act as diuretics and can lower your Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR concentrations.
     
  • If you engage in vigorous exercise or have an illness that causes sweating, vomiting, or diarrhoea, consult your doctor because these might affect Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR levels.
     
  • Nausea, constipation, shakiness, increased thirst, frequent urination, weight gain, or swelling of the extremities should be reported to your doctor. Your doctor may adjust the dose.
  • Blurred vision, confusion, loss of appetite, diarrhoea, vomiting, muscle weakness, lethargy, shakiness, slurred speech, dizziness, loss of balance, inability to urinate, or seizure could indicate severe toxicity and should prompt immediate medical attention.
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Lalithium Tablet XR related warnings
Special precautions for Lalithium Tablet XR
Alcohol
CAUTION
Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR may make you feel sleepy, tired or dizzy. Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR may also cause other effects that can make it dangerous to drive such as numbness, paralysis, weakness or fits (seizures).
Kidney
CAUTION
Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Lalithium 400mg Tablet XR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Frequently asked questions about Lalithium Tablet XR

Frequently asked questions about Lithium

Lalithium can be taken to treat depression and anxiety. Do consult your doctor before use
Acetaminophen or aspirin can be taken with Lalithium for headache or pain. Do consult your doctor before use
Q. Can I take lithium with ibuprofen, Prozac, Paxil, Zoloft, Benadryl?
Lithium when taken with ibuprofen, fluoxetine (Prozac), paroxetine (Paxil), sertraline (Zoloft) or Benadryl can lead to increased side effects. Do consult your doctor before use
Lalithium can cause weight gain, acne, constipation, make you tired. Lalithium does not make you high.

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Taking Lalithium with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Lalithium with Amiodarone
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Amiodarone: Tachyra, Pacenorm, Amiodon, Eurythmic, Amiodar, Ritebeat, Cordarone X, Panarol, Duron, Cordarone, Amipace
Lalithium with Sibutramine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sibutramine: Reduce, MEDISLIM (MERIDIAN), Sintrim, Sibutrex, Sibutrim, Sibuslim, Deobese, Keep Fit
Lalithium with Lacidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lacidipine: Sinopil
Lalithium with Sulpiride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sulpiride: Stride
Lalithium with S-Amlodipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition S-Amlodipine: S-Amcard, Esam, Big Dvr
Lalithium with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid, Pimide, Mozep, Orap
Lalithium with Eletriptan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Eletriptan: Elipran
Lalithium with Nitrendipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nitrendipine: Cardif
Lalithium with Irbesartan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Irbesartan: Irbepex, Irovel, XARB
Lalithium with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Lalithium with Chlorpromazine
SERIOUS
Lalithium with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure
Lalithium with Tiapride
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tiapride: Tiaprex
Lalithium with Imidapril
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Imidapril: Tanatril
Lalithium with Candesartan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Candesartan: Angiosart, Cantar, Candelong
Lalithium with Captopril
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Captopril: Aceten, Angiopril
Lalithium with Oxyphenbutazone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenbutazone: Sioril
Lalithium with Benidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benidipine: Caritec
Lalithium with Perindopril
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Perindopril: Perihart, Perigard, Eviper
Lalithium with Rizatriptan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rizatriptan: Rizact, Rizatan, Rizatrip, Maxalt Rpd, Ritza
Lalithium with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip
Lalithium with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Lalithium with Lercanidipine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lercanidipine: Lotensyl, Lervasc, Lerez
Lalithium with Benzydamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benzydamine: Tantum, Mucobenz, B Mine
Lalithium with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
Lalithium with Asenapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium
Lalithium with Zuclopenthixol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
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