Acne after quitting lithium. Bipolar Disorder Forum - Psych.
So after all that rambling I'll repeat the question How long did it take for your acne to go away once you quit the lithium and was there. We report a patient, who had bipolar affective disorder, was on lithium for a long duration and developed hidradenitis suppurativa and acne conglobata during. Dec 31, 2007. At therapeutic serum levels, the main action of lithium is to inhibit. increased serum androgens with resulting hirsutism and acne, and.
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Jan 18, 2017. The declining rates for lithium use are linked to the burden of side effects and. sexual function, and dermatologic effects acne and psoriasis. Oct 15, 2009. A young woman aged 21 developed acne eruption after 3 weeks treatment with lithium carbonate.
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Today I take a low'ish dose and have NO lithium side effects. nausea; mental dulling; mild sleepiness; dizziness; skin problems like acne or psoriasis; loose. Apr 30, 2017. Gram stain of the smear from discharge did not grow any organism, if you have acne, it could be caused by medications you're.