Eskalith

Active Ingredient(s): Lithium
FDA Approved: * April 6, 1970
Pharm Company: * GLAXOSMITHKLINE
Category: Bipolar Disorder

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Eskalith Overview

Lithium compounds, also known as lithium salts, are primarily used as a psychiatric medication.[2] This includes the treatment of major depressive disorder that does not improve following the use of other antidepressants, and bipolar disorder.[2] In these disorders, it reduces the risk of suicide.[3] Lithium is taken by mouth.[2] Common side effects include increased urination, shakiness of the hands, and increased thirst. ...

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round shape peach ## This is Lithium Carbonate 300mgs, not a 450mg tablet, a generic for Lithobid. ## Where in this World will I continue my most Therapuetic Drug Regime which enables mine staying out of The HOSPITAL for the last 14 YEARS, only becauses I Involve myself with this ESKALITH E.R. 450mg as the Daily Divided Dose in 12Hour interval every single Day...the lithium carbonate 450mg / WW 277 DOES NOT PROVIDE the COVERAGE from SYMPTOMS? signed drug and E-toh FREE.!!!

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Lithium
  • Capsule: 150mg, 300mg, 600mg
  • Syrup: 300mg(8meq)/5ml
  • Tablet: 300mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 300mg, 450mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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