Lithium salts (such as lithium carbonate) are used in treatment of bipolar disorder and sometimes in other forms of mental illness. There are numerous formulations of lithium.
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Anti-bipolar Therapy: Mechanism of Action of Lithium
Research abstract, with links to other articles on this and related medications.
Full prescribing information from RxList.
Information sheet covers description, pharmacology, uses, dosage, side effects, and other advice for patients.
Internet Mental Health discussion covers pharmacology, indications and contraindications, precautions, dosage, and other topics. From a Canadian monograph.
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