1mg, best e pharmacy in India

LICAB 400 MG TABLET XL

generic_icon
Rs.37for 1 strip(s) (10 tablet xl each)
1
Unfortunately, we don't have any more items in stock
Report Error

Composition FOR LICAB

Lithium(400 mg)

food interaction for LICAB

alcohol interaction for LICAB

pregnancy interaction for LICAB

lactation interaction for LICAB

medicine interaction for LICAB

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
It is better to take Licab 400 mg tablet xl with food.
Licab 400 mg tablet xl may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
UNSAFE
Licab 400 mg tablet xl 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Licab 400 mg tablet xl is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
UNSAFE
  • LIFE-THREATENING INTERACTION
    CORDARONE 150 MG INJECTION, DURON 100 MG TABLET 
  • SERIOUS INTERACTION
    OLSERTAIN 40 MG TABLET, CINOD 20 MG TABLET, PENRIDOL 20 MG TABLET & 5 more
  • SALT INFORMATION FOR LICAB

    Lithium(400 mg)

    Uses

    Licab 400 mg tablet xl is used for mania (abnormally elevated mood) and bipolar disoder

    How it works

    Licab 400 mg tablet xl works by suppressing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

    Common side effects

    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

    COMMON DOSAGE FOR LICAB 400 MG TABLET XL

    Patients taking LICAB 400 MG TABLET XL

    • 48%
      Twice A Day
    • 48%
      Once A Day
    • 3%
      Thrice A Day
    • 2%
      Thrice A week

    SUBSTITUTES FOR LICAB

    No substitutes found

    Top Psychiatrists

    Expert advice FOR LICAB

    • Do not start lithium and consult your doctor if you have kidney or heart problems,  have infection, feel sick, have been sick or have diarrhea.
    • Tell your doctor if you get the thoughts of killing yourself.
    • Lithium is not recommended in children below 12 years of age.
    • You should take effective contraceptive measures while on lithium treatment.
    • Do not drive or operate heavy machineries while on lithium treatment, as it can cause drowsiness and can slow your reactions.
    • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

    Frequently asked questions FOR LICAB

    Lithium

    Q.

    Can I take lithium for depression, anxiety?
    Lithium can be taken to treat depression and anxiety. Do consult your doctor before use

    Q.

    What can I take with lithium for a headache or pain?
    Acetaminophen or aspirin can be taken with lithium 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

    Show More
    Q.

    Does lithium cause weight gain, acne, constipation, make you tired or make you high?
    Lithium can cause weight gain, acne, constipation, make you tired. Lithium does not make you high.

    WHAT OUR USERS ARE SAYING ABOUT LICAB 400 MG TABLET XL

    How effective is this medicine?

    Effective
    80%
    Not effective
    20%

    Articles


    Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)