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What is Lithium Orotate used for?

What is Lithium Orotate used for?

Any vegetable contain lithium to some degree because they take up the lithium from the soil. Lithium is simply a mineral, found naturally as a salt in almost everything we eat. But the concentration of Lithium in food depends on soil quality and water filtration systems, and the past few decades have seen a marked decline in the amounts we naturally consume. The manufacture of Lithium Orotate is a reaction to this – a way for us to continue to consume Lithium in the face of environmental depletion. But isn’t Lithium a medication, not a supplement? Actually, it’s both. But...

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Is Lithium Orotate safe?

Is Lithium Orotate safe?

Lithium Orotate is gaining traction as a supplement, yet it remains relatively poorly studied. It’s not surprising when you think about it. Studies into supplements and medications are funded by pharmaceutical companies, and when it comes to Lithium Orotate there is little financial gain to be had. As it stands, we just don’t know for sure exactly how the body absorbs and utilises Lithium Orotate. But we can extrapolate from existing data and draw reasonable conclusions. First, let’s take a look at what we do know about Lithium Carbonate, the most extensively studied form of Lithium. What are the side...

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What are the different forms of Lithium?

What are the different forms of Lithium?

What is Lithium? Lithium is a mineral naturally found in many of the foods we eat, and one that carries out a wide range of functions in our bodies, particularly our brains. Many studies have demonstrated the protective and growth-promoting effects Lithium has on the brain, not just for people with psychiatric and neurodegenerative diseases, but for healthy people too. Unfortunately, overcropping and water filtration means the amount of Lithium we obtain from food has declined massively over the past century, which has led some medical professionals to recommend supplementing it. What forms is Lithium available in? Lithium Citrate was...

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What is Lithium?

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What is Lithium?

Well, if you ask that most authoritative of resources, Google, it is ‘one of the most widely used and studied medications for treating bipolar disorder’. Indeed, since being approved by the FDA for treatment of manic illness in 1970, lithium been widely used in the treatment of psychiatric disorders. But at the base of it all, lithium is simply an element, found naturally as a mineral salt. And just like so many other minerals – sodium, potassium, chloride and calcium to name just a few – it is vital to many of the body’s natural functions. Lithium is one of...

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We're live!

We're live!

Today we announce the official release of our Lithium Orotate 1mg, the only 1mg capsule on the market right now! Check it out here: Lithium Orotate 1mg Supplement https://www.essentahealth.com/products/lithium-orotate-1mg-120-vegetarian-capsules   We are happy to answer any and all questions, just drop a comment or shoot us an email using the Contact form! Thanks, Ben

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