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Is the sexual dysfunction from psychiatric medications such as SSRIs and lithium permanent or reversible?

Sexual dysfunction such as anorgasmia, decreased libido, and erectile dysfunction are frequently reported in mental health conditions such as depression; furthermore, they are also reported as ...
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Check Lithium Related Side Effects Without Blood Test

Situation: A middle aged patient with no health insurance and a well documented history of moderate to severe bipolar disorder visits a low cost clinic. The patient has a just lapsed lithium ...
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Lithium side effects (kidney)

Lithium (taken as a mood stabilizer) can lead to renal problems in patients, especially those taking it long-term. How prevalent are these side effects and how are they managed - for example, ...