Given effective medication is indicated to treat a manic-depressive disorder or bipolar disorder. Lithium Carbonate composed Eskalith CR tablet stabilizes the mood and reduces the extremes in behavior by restoring the balance of certain natural substances present in the brain.
This drug performs its action mechanism by stabilizing the mood and reducing the extremes in behavior by restoring the balance of certain natural substances in the brain. This medication has other benefits include it helps decrease the number of manic episodes that occur and decreasing the symptoms of manic episodes, like exaggerated feelings of well-being, feelings that other people are trying to harm you, irritability, anxiousness, rapid/loud speech, and aggressive/hostile behaviors.
This medication is available in an extended-release tablet for oral consumption. Eskalith CR is made available in a dosage as given below:
- 300 mg: It must be taken 3 to 4 times a day in adults and 2 to 3 times in children as exactly as mentioned in the prescription by the doctor
It is advisable to drink enough water while treating with this medicine. Maintain a healthy diet with normal amounts of salt as directed by the doctor or dietician while taking this medication.