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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 11 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 7 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 13 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 13 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

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

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

Depression - hi, I feel so alone, back in april I was at my lowest point so we went in to see a new?

... shrink and she put me on wellbutrin, i started getting more energy but also started feeling suicidal so she took me off them. then i went to another doctor who put me on lamictal, again i could ...

Posted 26 Sep 2014 5 answers

What are the potential side effects of taking lamictal xr and Onfi?

I have gained abdominal weight -even I was over weight like 35 pounds and 3 kids later. The shape I have is left me more above the belt line round/egg in the abdominal area. The bigger problem is ...

Posted 1 day 3 hours ago 2 answers

Is long time use of lamictal possible for ex 10 years?

for bipolar disorder ,long time use of lamictal is approved or not

Posted 4 days ago 2 answers

Can you get a rash from Lamictal within 24hrs?

I was diagnosed as bi-polar over a year ago but never took it seriously or was good at taking my medicines. Recently I realized I really do need to do something for my health and I went back to my ...

Posted 13 hours ago 1 answer

Just started Lamictal 25mg & when does the tiredness/lethargy wear off if ever?!?

Only just started but tempted to stop if this lack of motivation (no different to the depression really) continues with higher dose, but don't wish to go back to a hell like existence never ...

Posted 13 days ago 1 answer

Should I start taking Lamictal?

I have fainted a couple of times but my doctor described them as seizures due to stress after an EEG. I was prescribed this medication at a dose of 75mg per day and diagnosed with minor epilepsy. ...

Posted 1 Oct 2014 2 answers

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