Lithium-Induced NDI (Nephrogenic Diabetes...

Lithium-induced NDI (nephrogenic diabetes insipidus) is a serious condition that can result from taking the medication Lithium for treatment of bipolar disorder or major depressive disorder. More ...
Source: Bipolar Disorder - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Tags: health Source Type: news

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Lithium is the gold-standard treatment for bipolar disorder, is highly effective in major depressive disorder, and is being investigated for therapeutic benefits in dementia, stroke, and even cancer. Approximately 350,000 Canadians use lithium and more could benefit. Despite this, clinicians are avoiding lithium, largely due to fear of renal toxicity, including irreversible chronic kidney disease (CKD). Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus (NDI) occurs in 20% of lithium users and independently predicts a 2-3 times increased risk of CKD.
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