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What is the best time of day to take Lamictal?

Posted 12 days ago by Jdew83 1 answer

I was prescribed Lamictal today and no where in the pamphlet or the prescription bottle does it say am or pm... any thoughts on this would be appreciated. I'm typically in a down state with low energy but I do work a daytime job so I want to make sure im not too drowsy or out of it whiele ...

Rashes for 2 months dermatologist said it might be my psych meds even if I have been taking them fo?

Posted 8 Mar 2017 by lauty 3 answers

even if I have been taking all meds for more than 1 year. seraquel xr, trazadone, limictal, last one add was wellbutrin. can they cause rashes even after couple years of using them?

Just started Lamictal/lamotrigine 25mg for Bipolar 1 - Are moodswings normal?

Posted 14 days ago by TheHopefulGuy 1 answer

29y Male just recently diagnosed Bipolar 1, my doctor started me on Lamictal 25mg 3 days ago. Within an hour of taking I have started to notice that my nerves feel more thin and my mood seems to swing real easily (usually on the more frustrated end of things). I am just wondering if this is my ...

Lamictal - I started taking the 25mg lamotrigine first. After ten days my throat closed up, had to?

Posted 13 days ago by DeltaRose713 0 answers

... do steroids for the next two weeks. Very expensive but tried the brand name (very expensive). No reaction so far on 50mgs but also was not feeling any better. Just increased to 75, and actually seem to feel a lot better just after a few days. My question is, Has anyone had a reaction to the ...

Low dose Lamictal for OCD and depression?

Posted 28 Feb 2017 by Groovycammy 1 answer

Been prescribed Lamictal 25mg. Supposed to start with 1/2. When I was in the doctor"s office, I trusted him and thought it might work. Then when I researched it some more, saw the possible bad side effects. I usually just take natural supplements. I don't know if it's worth the ...

I've been taking Lamictal - 150 mg daily - for 10 years?

Posted 27 Feb 2017 by Clisa 1 answer

Recently my upper thighs are itching and bruising easily. I've read about the many side effects of Lamictal but I was under the impression any skin rashes would be immediate - not almost a decade later. I was told I was on a high dose - 150 mg once daily - but I've been reading from other ...

Side effects of Lamictal and Wellbutrin SR?

Posted 10 Feb 2017 by adelineguyenne 2 answers

I am 5'2, 95lbs For the past 2 months I've been on a regimen of 150mg Lamictal + and 150mg Wellbutrin, taken orally in the morning and then 50mg Seroquel at night to help me sleep. 4 days ago, my Lamictal was doubled to 300mg (200mg in the morning, 100mg at night), and the Wellbutrin ...

Lamotrigine - Will going to 500 mg from 400 mg lamictal relieve my depressive dips?

Posted 16 Feb 2017 by Nadia2000 1 answer

I am on 400 mg split in 2 doses of 200 mg of Lamictal. While it has helped, I still have bad days of depression. Has anyone gone up to 500 mg and seen better results? Thanks for any responses!

Lamotrigine - Is anyone taking 600 mg of lamictal?

Posted 17 Feb 2017 by Nadia2000 1 answer

Is anyone taking 500 or 600 mg of lamictal? I am currently on 400 but still depressed at times. I wonder if going up would alleviate my symptoms.

Can different brand drugs work differently?

Posted 10 Feb 2017 by dea_rw 1 answer

I know this may sounds like a silly question because I am sure they are all the same but I have been taking lamotrigine Lamictal from GSK for my epilepsy and they have been making my fits worse. At 75mg I was having them every night and even in the day (which never happens to me) and then I ...

Bipolar Disorder - I accidentally took a double dose of medicine last night. Should I worry about?

Posted 3 Feb 2017 by Izera 1 answer

... long term effects? Total was 800mg Seroquel, 400mg Lamictal, 200mg desipramine. I've been a zombie all day and have a metallic taste in my mouth

My 25 year old autistic daughter is dealing with high anxiety. She on 20 mg of Prozac.

Posted 8 Feb 2017 by Ps061756 1 answer

Do you think 25 mg of Lamictal would help? I'm desperate.

Lamictal - When would an increase in dosage help?

Posted 4 Feb 2017 by LOVE MY FATBOY 1 answer

I was diagnosed with BP about 10 years ago. Was prescribed lamictal first, then abilify was added. My dosage for lamictal is at 200mg an has been for years. Ability was steadily increased for depression. A forced change in My doctor. She has been able to get me off of Abilify completely recently. ...

Lamotrigine - Is relapse normal for people on lamictal after 3 months taking it?

Posted 7 Feb 2017 by Nadia2000 0 answers

Hi, it's Nadia again. Has anyone had relapses of depression after only 3 months taking it? I was feeling so good on 300 mg split daily of lamictal. I've been on it for 3 months and then today I felt depressed again with no change in my circumstances. Just yesterday I felt good. I'm ...

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