Psychopharmacology and Psychiatry Updates
Psychopharmacology and Psychiatry Updates
Psychopharmacology Institute
Lithium: How to Dose and Baseline Testing
14 minutes Posted Nov 19, 2020 at 9:00 am.
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Here are some practical things you’ll learn if you listen to this entire episode:

  • Specific tests that you need to order before prescribing lithium (baseline testing).
  • How to start lithium.
  • The best way to distribute dosing to prevent kidney damage.
  • The most relevant drug interactions that may affect lithium levels.

Faculty: David Osser, M.D.