Advances & More News / Canada: Can lithium halt progression of Alzheimer disease?

There remains a controversy in scientific circles today regarding the value of lithium therapy in treating Alzheimer's disease. Much of this stems from the fact that because the information gathered to date has been obtained using a multitude of differential approaches, conditions, formulations, timing and dosages of treatment, results are difficult to compare. In addition, continued treatments with high dosage of lithium render a number of serious adverse effects making this approach impracticable for long term treatments especially in the elderly. Source: MedicalXpress By reading more or clicking on the link below, you are leaving this site and going to another site run by another organization

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