Skip to Content

Join the 'Lamictal' group to help and get support from people like you.

Lamictal Questions

 Clear

We found 566 questions associated with the 'Lamictal' topic.

Does Lamictal cause Weight Gain?

Posted 11 Jun 2005 by nogodz 16 answers

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.

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

Posted 30 Jul 2012 by Kate5 21 answers

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. Depressed is usually my predominant state, however it's really pretty bad and I keep waiting for a ...

Has anybody had good results with Lamictal against anxiety attacks?

Posted 29 Feb 2012 8 answers

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 neurotransmitters that trigger the anxiety can be treated similarly to the ones that trigger ...

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

Posted 29 Jul 2010 by samz_northman 5 answers

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

Is my experience with starting lamictal normal?

Posted 8 Jul 2012 by Kate5 16 answers

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 feeling much better. I was recently dx with bipolar 2. Five days ago I started taking 25 mg. of ...

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

Posted 20 Sep 2012 by yurpotay007 9 answers

... 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 real people taking the med or people who have taken the med. Thanks

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

Posted 21 Jul 2012 by r7551 19 answers

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 this combination of medications and what have they noticed in general but also with their weight and ...

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

Posted 24 Mar 2012 by hope31 6 answers

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 the ones I listed? Cuz my dr wants 2 start me on a different class, since my depression is resistant! ...

Has lamictal caused anybody a decreased libido?

Posted 15 Dec 2013 by shocked65 7 answers

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!

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

Posted 26 Nov 2013 by Sue 4 8 answers

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 it. I really need to know if Wellbutrin and Pristiq is a good combination. Thank you for your help.

Mirtazapine - What is a good alternative to Remeron for depression?

Posted 28 Jul 2009 by Ln6368 5 answers

I have taken Remeron for about 5 years along with Lamictal and it has brought my depression to an acceptable level. However, the side affects of gaining weight by always wanting to eat and decreased sexual desire and capability are having a negative impact on my life. I would like to find an ...

I haven't seen anyone mention Wellbutrin and Abilify as a combo. I weaned off Lamictal after 6mons?

Posted 2 Jul 2011 by Hannah1961 4 answers

... while adding Wellbutrin SR (now at 400mg for 8 mons). Added Abilify 2wks ago(10mg). Anyone know what I might be able to expect? The crying and feelings of agression are a bit better but still feel so physically depressed. Thanks

How long does it take for Lamictal to work on depression?

Posted 19 days ago by campbellblank 5 answers

I have been on Lamictal for about two months starting with A very low dose (25mg) for three weeks 50 for 3 weeks and then two weeks ago to 100mg I was doing fine until I hit 100. The first 10 days were fine then started having flu like symptoms and bad depression Maybe my question should be Will ...

Has anyone done well on 75 mg of Lamictal ?

Posted 13 days ago by campbellblank 3 answers

I titrated up on Lamictal from 25 mg to 100 mg very slowly Did not have any side effects until I got to 100 mg Then started to have severe flu like symptoms loss of appetite and sleep issues I was miserable So I went down to 75 mg Felt better in terms of side effects but depression and anxiety have ...

Page 1 2 3 ... Next

Ask a Question

Further Information

Related Condition Support Groups

Bipolar Disorder, Schizoaffective Disorder, Seizure Prevention, Seizure Prophylaxis, Epilepsy

Lamictal Patient Information at Drugs.com

Search this Group