Lithium aspartate and lithium orotate are minerals. Which means they cannot be patented. And without a patent Big Pharms cannot profit.
Of course, this is the kind of straightforward answer you'll never get from them. They're too busy counting the money they make from your misery and strong-arming you into paying 20 times more for a drug that is only 1/6th as potent and can actually CAUSE the very thing you are trying to treat.
I wish I knew this long before now. But now that I have this information I am passing it on to you.
Dr. Wright has several healthful books on the market. I hope this helps you and your loved ones. Linda G.. 144719>