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What is the best time of day to take Lamictal?

Posted 17 Mar 2017 by Jdew83 5 answers

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 ...

Can xanax help seizures like klonopin does?

Posted 15 Nov 2010 by kas21688 1 answer

I have epilepsey and I am prescribed lamictal once a day to help control my seizures. I am also prescribed xanax. My question is, does xanax help control seizures the same way klonopin does, bc they are both benzos. I am wondering because, if not, I'm going to talk to my doctor about ...

Does Lamictal help ANXIETY, OCD, BPD - ?

Posted 2 Sep 2011 by hopeless_in_MN 7 answers

I was on Zoloft and had to immed. quit it due to horrible/dangerous side effects that I was experiencing. So now my psychiatrist put me on Lamictal which I find bizzar because I have not found one thing about Lamictal working for Anxiety, let alone OCD and or BPD (Borderline personalty disorder). ...

Depression - A quick question about Abilify?

Posted 5 days ago by bellamabel2018 0 answers

My son began taking Abilify for depression. Lamictal was also added in a few weeks later. It really helped with his depression, but now he has reflux that is so bad, he is trying not to eat. He vomits in the mornings from it and says odd things about “feeling gaggy if his hair gets close to ...

Anxiety and Stress - Hi I'm new here and have a question about Lamictal. My therapist just added it?

Posted 18 Apr 2018 by nurse02 3 answers

... to be taken with my dose of Cymbalta. (haven't started it yet) I suffer from horrible anxiety attacks and depression and have for years. It seems to have gotten worse since I hit 40. I can barely function lately and have even been missing alot of work because of it (I'm a RN that ...

Mixing amitriptyline with Lamictal?

Posted 20 days ago by jacquer 1 answer

How high of a dose of amitriptyline 75mg. , to treat Small Fiber Neuropathy ,may be taken along with Lamictal 350mg for Bipolar Disorder?

What foods should you not eat when taking guaifenesin 400mg?

Posted 11 days ago by Butterfingers678 0 answers

I have been suffering with fibromyalgia since March 15 2018. I fell down really hard on the sidewalk. Ever since that happened I started having fibromyalgia symptoms. Please tell me if guaifenesin interacts with anti-depressants, anxiety drugs or bipolar drugs? I also need to know what foods to ...

Just starting on Lamictal, anyone else notice feeling disconnected?

Posted 14 days ago by Sweetlilyfaery 0 answers

I was recently diaganosed with Bipolar unspecified. I never had the depression for longer than 3-4 days and I also would rapid cycle some days. 6 months back I got on Zoloft for PMDD, it was the first psych med I was on. It helped with my anger and aggression but was almost always in some state of ...

How long does it take to get to the right dose of Lamictal?

Posted 21 Apr 2018 by Aprilacee 2 answers

I've been taking Lamictal for 6 months for newly diagnosed bipolar 1. It seems to work very well for a couple months, and then I am having to up my dose. Is this normal? I am also taking a low dose of Prozac in conjunction with Lamictal and still experiencing Mania. Does Lamictal help wit ...

Lamictal - Does this drug make you gain weight?

Posted 16 days ago by Pikacat2334 0 answers

Any weight gain in this drug? Does this drug help you sleep at night? Im looking for a drug that will improve my mood as well.

Lamictal wired on 25mg and tired on 50mg?

Posted 28 Mar 2018 by Jovial28 2 answers

Just started generic lamictal. Took for two weeks on 25mg. Took it in the evening. I had trouble sleeping at night and felt it did not make me tired. Switched to morning with my Zoloft and Doc upped it to 50 mg and told her I take in the morning. So now, I am so tired I can't stay awake. Will ...

Can you experience life long side effects after stopping Lamictal?

Posted 18 Feb 2018 by WonderingMama88 2 answers

When I was 18 I was diagnosed with Bipolar 1, this diagnosis came only after 15min after talking to a therapist. At 18 my parents decided to get a divorce, one I was put in the middle of and it was a nasty one where my parents divulged dark secrets I knew neither had, on top of that I was dealing ...

I am new to Lamictal for severe anxiety/intrusive thoughts. I just started 4 days ago on 25 mg?

Posted 26 Mar 2018 by trust in hope 1 answer

Plan is to increase to 50 mg at 2 weeks. Can anyone give me some hope, reassurance?

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