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Lamotrigine and depression?

I am 21 and have always been depressive (from around 7). Recently a discussion with a psychiatrist revealed that I may possibly be bipolar. I was taken off my meds (wellbutrin and zoloft) and placed ...

Posted 12 Sep 2015 3 answers

Lamotrigine - Is it ok to drink alcohol at night?

I just got prescribed this medication im supposed to start it in four days .I've suffefed major depression with anxiety my whole life antidepressants havent worked so they wanna try me on this ...

Posted 10 days ago 0 answers

Lamotrigine - My daughter is19kg how much lamotragine will she need to go up to?

She is already on tegratol and we have no been advised to go up 5mg per week but I would like to know how much is the max dose. There has been no change with her seizures as yet , they are still ...

Posted 13 days ago 0 answers

I have been on Lamotrigine for more than 3 years . November 2014, I started noticing low grade fev?

... fevers. Since November 2014 my Temps have been between 100.2 - 102.6. My doctors are coming up with NOTHING. So now they are wanting to take me off this medication because this drug can cause ...

Posted 12 Sep 2015 0 answers

Lamictal - Does you're memory return after you stop taking it?

I've been taking Lamotrigine for about four years now to control my epilepsy. I've been seizure free since taking it. But about two years I realised I could no longer remember my life. My ...

Posted 31 Aug 2015 1 answer

Lamotrigine - what does it do to the psychological functions?

I.e., will it slow a person down, make speach delayed, cause one to appear under a chemical or reflect on a personality that no longer will be typical?

Posted 26 Aug 2015 1 answer

Regarding Lamotrigine?

I take 100mg of Lamotrigine twice a day for epilepsy. I also know that Lamotrigine is sometimes prescribed for the treatment of Depression and/or Bipolar Disorder. If I am taking a medication that is ...

Posted 22 Aug 2015 1 answer

Lamotrogine and coperin (duloxetine) together. Will it cause weight gain. Currently taking 100mg?

... lamotrigine at night and 30mg coperin morning. Experience insomnia from duloxetine and acne from lamotrigine. I'm terrified of weight gain as all other meds hav caused significant weight ...

Posted 14 Aug 2015 1 answer

Manufacturer / Brand of Lamotrigine?

Hello, Thank you for sharing your experience. Which brand of generic Lamotrigine do you take/ were taking, and what is/ was the manufacturer? Was it a short or long-term treatment, or still ongoing? ...

Posted 17 Aug 2015 2 answers

Birth Control + Lamictal = Lowered Efficacy? Immed. Release to ER/XR? Alt. Ways to Avoid Menses?

Hello all! I have been having some difficulty adjusting to Lamotrigine (off-label for MDD & Anxiety). I had an immediate ++ response that disappeared while still in the 1st introduction phase. ...

Posted 26 Jul 2015 3 answers

Would Prempro/hornones interact poorly with lamotrigine?

I am on day 8 of initial tx. 25 mg. Lamictal. Also Taking Wellbutrin and Prempro, and am having excessive drawsiness, requiring naps on occasion. Feeling light headed, occasionally feeling like I ...

Posted 25 Jul 2015 1 answer

Lamotrigine side effects eosinophils, eosinophilic-fasciitis?

I don't  have epilepsy but I've been on 150mg lamotrigine 9 years for bipolar II after having a hypomanic episode  (the only one ever).  I'm also on venlafaxine (37.5mg ...

Posted 30 Jul 2015 0 answers

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