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Unicarb

Storage: Store at room temperature

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Unicarb

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Storage: Store at room temperature

Prescription Required

Lithium साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

Unicarb के सारे विकल्प देखें

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Unicarb Benefits & Uses

Unicarb is used to treat the following -

Unicarb 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 Unicarb

Lithium

Unicarb Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Unicarb 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

Unicarb Related Warnings

Is the use of Unicarb safe for pregnant women?

Unicarb has many dangerous side effects in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, do not consume Unicarb without medical advice.

Severe

Is the use of Unicarb safe during breastfeeding?

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

Severe

What is the effect of Unicarb on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Unicarb on kidney have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Unicarb on the Liver?

Unicarb does not damage the liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Unicarb on the Heart?

Side effects of Unicarb rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Unicarb with Other Drugs

Unicarb 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

        Unicarb Contraindications

        If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Unicarb 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 Unicarb

        Is this Unicarb habit forming or addictive?

        No, you will not get addicted to Unicarb.

        No

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

        You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Unicarb. So it is best to avoid driving.

        Dangerous

        Is it safe?

        Unicarb should be used only after doctor's advice.

        Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

        Is it able to treat mental disorders?

        Yes, Unicarb is useful in treating mental disorders.

        Yes

        Unicarb Interactions with Food and Alcohol

        Interaction between Food and Unicarb

        You can take Unicarb with food.

        Safe

        Interaction between Alcohol and Unicarb

        Consumption of alcohol and Unicarb together may have severe effects on your health.

        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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