Instability of Carbolith (lithium carbonate)

Misak, Aleksandra
January 2005
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/18/2005, Vol. 172 Issue 2, p183
Academic Journal
Warns on the possible underdosing and relapse of patients with bipolar disorder as a result of the administration of Carbolith or lithium carbonate. Findings of clinical trials on the stability of Carbolith; Disease treated with lithium; Factors which affect the elimination of lithium from the body through the kidneys; Recommendations for physicians in monitoring the serum lithium concentration of patients who are taking Carbolith.


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