Posted by: cathy | 2007/06/04


my mom has been on camcolith 250 takes one tablet in the morning and one at night, as well as aurorix 300 mg 2X per day.

she suffers from major depression caused by amongst other things to little lithium. when doing blood tests it (on the current medication) shows normal levels.

however, she is constantly suffering from nausea, vomiting and diarea. could this possibly be caused by the lithium?

this has been going on (on an on and off basis) for the past year. no matter what dr or how many dr's we take her to they cannot seem to find the problem. PLEASE HELP - WE'RE AT OUR WITS' END!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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All of these are symptoms of lithium levels in the blood being too high. Have you seen a specialist yet (and not just a GP?).

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