Psychopharmacology and Psychiatry Updates
Psychopharmacology and Psychiatry Updates
Psychopharmacology Institute
Lithium: How to Manage Weight Gain and GI Side Effects
14 minutes Posted Dec 9, 2020 at 9:00 am.
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In this episode, we discuss weight gain and GI side effects due to lithium.

Here are some questions we cover:

  • What are the causes of weight gain from lithium?
  • How should you help patients manage their weight gain?
  • What are the most common gastrointestinal side effects?
  • How should you manage patients’ gastrointestinal side effects?

Faculty: David Osser, M.D.