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Possible Interaction: Calcium Channel Blockers and Lithium Carbonate

Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

Recently cases of … use of lithium carbonate … calcium antagonists , like diltiazem and verapamil, have appeared in the literature.'r2 This drug combination may be encountered exceedingly more often in … require calcium antagonists to treat cardiac arrhythmias, angina or hypertension, and lithium carbonate than to treat refractory depression or mania.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society  •  1987  |  View Paper
Until then, care should be taken when combining lithium carbonate and other calcium-channel blockers.
Journal of clinical pharmacology  •  1986  |  View Paper