Lithium

Does Lithium Use Decrease Alzheimer's Risk?

Does Lithium Use Decrease Alzheimer's Risk?

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Researchers found that valproic acid increased the risk of Alzheimer's disease.

'Rescued' Drug Could Be Safer Treatment for Bipolar Disorder

'Rescued' Drug Could Be Safer Treatment for Bipolar Disorder

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An abandoned drug for stroke treatment may provide a safer treatment than lithium in treating bipolar disorder.

Hormone Could Treat Lithium Resistance in Bipolar Patients

Hormone Could Treat Lithium Resistance in Bipolar Patients

Insulin-like growth factor 1 (IGF-1) hormone boosted the lithium sensitivity of blood cells in patients who were lithium-resistant.

Pharmacogenetic Considerations for Psychiatric Drugs

Genetic notes on various pharmacotherapies for psychiatric conditions.

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