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Licab

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Licab

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Lithium साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Licab Benefits & Uses

Licab is used to treat the following -

Licab Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Licab

Lithium

Licab Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Licab is used -

  1. Tremor
  2. Slurred speech
  3. Uncoordinated Body Movements
  4. Nausea or vomiting
  5. Acne
  6. Increased white blood cell count
  7. Memory problems
  8. Hair Loss Rare
  9. Enlarged thyroid gland
  10. Rash
  11. Increased thirst
  12. Weight gain
  13. Polyuria
  14. Diarrhoea
  15. Drowsiness
  16. Dry Skin

Licab Related Warnings

Is the use of Licab safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may get severe side effects after taking Licab. If you are pregnant, do not take Licab without a doctor's advice.

Severe

Is the use of Licab safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Licab. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

Severe

What is the effect of Licab on the Kidneys?

Licab has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Licab on the Liver?

There are no any side effects of Licab on the liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Licab on the Heart?

Licab has very mild side effects on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Licab with Other Drugs

Licab should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Ibuprofen

Amiodarone

Sotalol

Olmesartan,Amlodipine,Hydrochlorothiazide

    Paracetamol,Tramadol

      Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

        Licab Contraindications

        If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Licab unless your doctor advises you to do so -

        1. Dehydration
        2. Diarrhea (Loose Motions)
        3. Heart Disease
        4. Kidney Disease
        5. Dementia
        6. Hyperthyroidism
        7. Suicidal Tendency
        8. Hypothyroidism

        Frequently asked Questions about Licab

        Is this Licab habit forming or addictive?

        No, there is no any evidence that Licab is addictive.

        No

        Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

        No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Licab as you may feel sleepy.

        Dangerous

        Is it safe?

        Licab is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

        Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

        Is it able to treat mental disorders?

        Yes, Licab is useful in treating mental disorders.

        Yes

        Licab Interactions with Food and Alcohol

        Interaction between Food and Licab

        It is safe to take Licab with food.

        Safe

        Interaction between Alcohol and Licab

        Consuming Licab with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

        Severe
        This medicine data has been created by -
        Vikas Chauhan
        B.Pharma, Pharmacy
        3 Years of Experience

        References

        1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Lithium
        2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 447-450
        3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 783-784
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