Posted by Roslynn on February 29, 2012, at 13:02:59
In reply to Lithium am or pm?!, posted by Sheilac on February 29, 2012, at 7:50:31
That's interesting. My pdoc likes me to space out my doses (twice a day) so there is a steady amount in the bloodstream.
Is lithium giving you side effects like drowsiness so that your doctor would suggest taking it at night?
> My doc said to take my lithium at night but then I'm up all night peeing and not getting good sleep.
> Why does it matter that I take it at night?
> Can't I just take it in the morning? It doesn't seem easier on the kidneys at night!