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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 8 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

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

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 14 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 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 7 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

Bipolar Disorder - Is Lamictal a necessary drug to take along with Abilify? It's an anti-seisure?

.Why is my doctor recommendig I take the medication Lamictal as part of my bipolar disorder treatment? Lamictal is an antiseisure medication, correct? I don't have seizures!

Posted 11 days ago 3 answers

Anxiety - time frame on withdrawal/meds to sleep temporarily?

Hi! For over 10 year's I've taken prescribed sleeping meds. I also have anxiety and more recently? (within the last 1.5 years) was prescribed colonpan/alprazolam/Lamictal. My question is I ...

Posted 9 days ago 2 answers

Lamictal + Abilify?

I'm 46- dealt with depression my whole life and at 19 had a psychotic break/manic episode and then diagnosed BP 1. I refused to take the lithium that was prescribed to me and had 3 more complete ...

Posted 7 days ago 1 answer

Hi. I've just started lamictil. I've just overreacted and cried for no reason. Is this normal?

am I not being patient enough? Or is this a sign that this is the wrong med for me? Please help. I've only just started. 25mg tittating

Posted 9 days ago 2 answers

Starting 5mg of Lexapro for anxiety along with my 100mg of Lamictal. What time of day do you all?

... normally take your lexapro? I take my Lamictal at night just cause it's convenient as I do not have any side effects from that drug. Should I take the lexapro with that before bed? On low ...

Posted 3 Jan 2015 3 answers

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