LITHIUM

is an element in the standard periodic table with alkali properties and which forms various salts which can then be used in psychopharmacotherapy. Lithium has been used in the treatment of some mental illnesses before but its used is constantly under revision to due to its potency.

LITHIUM: "Lithium is an alkali metal in the periodic table which is generally reactive due to its chemical properties. Depending on other reactants, lithium can form salts to solutions."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LITHIUM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/lithium/ (accessed July 16, 2019).
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