Lithium and Dermatological Disorders

  • David F. Horrobin

Abstract

This review covers two quite different aspects of the effects of lithium on the skin. First, there are many reports in the literature of the precipitation or exacerbation of dermatological disorders following oral administration of lithium for bipolar affective disorders. The review considers the evidence for these adverse effects.

Keywords

Placebo Lithium Adenosine Prostaglandin Psoriasis 

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