Low-Dose Lithium to Delay Dementia?
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 20, Number 9, September 2022
James Phelps, MD. Psychiatrist Emeritus, Samaritan Mental Health, Corvallis, OR. Medical Director, PsychEducation.org.
Dr. Phelps, author of this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.
Current medications for dementia do little more than temporarily slow the cognitive decline, but new evidence suggests that tiny doses of lithium can significantly delay the onset.