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Does Lamictal cause Weight Gain?

Has anyone taken Lamictal and gained weight? I have taken it for about a year and have just slowly gained 22 extra lbs!!! Anyone else? It is supposed to be weight neutral.

Posted 11 Jun 2005 16 answers

How long does Lamictal take to work, I'm increasing my dose and not feeling any effects?

I'm in the process of titrating my lamictal dose up from 25mg to 100mg. I was at 50mg for 2 wks and and this week going up to 75mg. I have not felt well at all so far, just very depressed. ...

Posted 30 Jul 2012 13 answers


Has anybody had good results with Lamictal against anxiety attacks?

Hi, I have bipolar and suffer with horrendous anxiety attacks... My psychiatrist recently prescribed Lamictal for my Bipolar but said it has helped many people with anxiety. One reason being that the ...

Posted 29 Feb 2012 8 answers

What would be an effictive medication for helping to control anger?

ANGER ISSUES. has tried geodon, lamictal, and seraquel.

Posted 29 Jul 2010 5 answers

Is my experience with starting lamictal normal?

For years I was told I had major depression and I've tried so many antidepressants I can't even recall all of them. I've been taking 300 mg. wellbutrin for a few months now and not ...

Posted 8 Jul 2012 16 answers

I was just prescribed Lamictal for major depressive disorder. I'm not so sure about it. Can you tell

... me about your experience with it? I have been on 4 different antidepressants so this is my new drs idea... i have heard some not so good things about it and am wanting to get a general feel from ...

Posted 20 Sep 2012 8 answers

Resistant depression; how long does it take for Abilify to kick in?

Hi guys, I am currently on Wellbutrin XR 150 mgs twice a day & celexa 40 mgs. I just started the 25mgs of Lamictal yesterday. However, I wanted to know is Abilify a different class of drug than ...

Posted 24 Mar 2012 6 answers

Lamictal & Wellbutrin - anyone else taken this combination and what happened with your weight ?

I just started on lamictal . I am on a small dose but I also am very petitie. I also take wellbutrin xl 150 1x day. I am very worried about gaining weight on this medicine. Has anyone else been on ...

Posted 21 Jul 2012 16 answers

Has lamictal caused anybody a decreased libido?

I have been taking Lamictal for almost 7 years now. I have absolutely and completely no sex drive and I am trying to figure out why. I have pretty much ruled out everything else please help!

Posted 15 Dec 2013 5 answers

I Take Wellbutrin 150mg and Pristiq 50mg a day; Is this a good Combination? Are both SNRI's?

My Dr. added 50mg Pristiq 50mg due to the severe depression I couldn't stop. He also added Lamictal 100mg and Abilify 5mg also which I stopped 4 days ago due to the horror stories I read about ...

Posted 26 Nov 2013 8 answers

I can't seem to find a medication to help me sleep?

I'm on Seroquel, Topamax, Lamictal & Paxil for my Bipolar & depression. The Seroquel didn't help me sleep like my Dr said. I've had sleep problems seems like forever, because ...

Posted 11 Sep 2015 18 answers

Latuda - I don't eat very much in a days time as it is, do I really have to take it that much food ?

I've had bipolar 2 for many many years I've checked myself into the hospital at least once a year in fear I might try to harm myself I'm on lamictal prozac zanix , I've tried ...

Posted 3 days ago 1 answer

Hello Everyone I'm Bipolar Manic depression?

Aniexty and panic attacks daily and I'm on lamictal 100mg and it's not working this was prescribed by my doctor and it's not helping so I was told I can take 2 still not helping. ...

Posted 11 days ago 2 answers

Bi polar, too many meds? Had an accusation at work of "taking something "?

I take wellbutrin 300xl and lithium 300 in the morning, lithium mid day... And the medications i take at night are: lithium, seroquel 150 and lamictal 300. I am a waitress, and I'm shaking ...

Posted 8 Sep 2015 3 answers

Does taking my birth control at the same time as my lamictal increase the interaction?

I take my birth control pill at the same time as my Lamictal (anti-seizure medication). I know that the combination reduces the effectiveness of the birth control. I'm not concerned about ...

Posted 19 days ago 2 answers

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