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If I take 4 lithium pills a day to treat bipolar disorder, can I use any herbal remedies to lose weight?

No, it may be bad for your health. Read this cautionary note from the Cleveland Clinic.

Have your physician recommend a dietitian and therapist to help you. Review the nutrition counseling services at:

BJC dietitians also can be located by calling Help For Your Health at 314.747.7234.

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