Eskalith


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Noun1.Eskalith - a white powder (LiCO3) used in manufacturing glass and ceramics and as a drug; the drug (trade names Lithane or Lithonate or Eskalith) is used to treat some forms of depression and manic episodes of manic-depressive disorder
carbonate - a salt or ester of carbonic acid (containing the anion CO3)
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Klubal had received counseling, was hospitalized several times, and was treated with drugs including Adderall, Depakote, Eskalith, Fluoxetine, lithium, Prozac, Remeron, Ritalin, Seroquel, Strattera, Valium, Zoloft, Zydis, and Zyprexa.
The product is equivalent to GlaxoSmithKline's (GSK's) Eskalith, indicated for treating manic episodes of manic-depressive illness.
Examples of trade names for lithium are Cibalith, Eskalith, Lithane, and Lithobid.