About the drug: The drug belongs to the class of drugs known as antimanic agents. It mainly works by moderating the activity and levels of chemicals in the brain. The main ingredient of the medicine is Lithium Carbonate. Uses of the drug: The drug is mainly used to prevent and treat mania episodes in people with bipolar disorder. It is also used in the treatment of schizophrenia, depression, eating disorders, impulse control disorders and also certain mental illnesses in kids. The medicine can be used for several other purposes too.