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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 ...

What type of side effects should I see when starting Trileptal or Lamictal?

Posted 4 Jan 2017 by Lance937 1 answer

I started taking 600 mg/day of Trileptal (Oxtellar) for bipolar. I've been on it for 13 days now. I've been feeling a lot of fogginess and I am having a difficult time concentrating at work. Is this common for anti-seizure medications? Will these symptoms go away over time? Before taking ...

Lamictal - When will I feel steadily happy?

Posted 26 Dec 2016 by Nadia2000 3 answers

I've been on lamictal 6 weeks. I was starting to feel better on 100 mg then slightly depressed again. I'm now on 200 mg and still a little depressed. When will I feel steadily happy?

Lamictal restarting dosage?

Posted 31 Dec 2016 by Sharmell 2 answers

I have been off my meds for 3 weeks I just got my new prescription that I take 300 milligrams and night is it okay to start it back where I left off

Has anyone started taking Lamictal and noticed any excessive sweating and body odor?

Posted 3 Jan 2017 by Sunshine0487 0 answers

Started taking this medication a couple of months ago. I'm now up to 200 mg. per day and have noticed that I sweat excessively and that I have terrible body odor no matter how many times a day I shower. Any comments or suggestions?

Has anyone had success with Lamictal after doctor changed an ssri or snri like Effexor to it?

Posted 25 Dec 2016 by Y85 1 answer

I been dealing with depression for over a decade. Honestly, I'm tired of the side effects from ssri's and snri's, especially the sexual side effects. My doctor chamged me to Lamictal. My depression is a low depression, I have alot of symptoms of anhedonia. But I was diagnose with ...

Manic Insomniac... please read?

Posted 5 Dec 2016 by sweetsvirgo 4 answers

I'm diagnosed with ADHD, manic bi polar, GAD, anxeity disorder, manic depressive. I'm currently on several meds..lamictal 200mg, Latuda 20mg (this is a new med for me, what's if for exactly, the maina) Adderall 10mg three times a day, Ativan 2mg as needed and Doxepin 10mg at bedtime ...

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). ...

Combining Sertriline (Zoloft) and lamotrigine (lamictal)?

Posted 12 Dec 2016 by Nport 2 answers

Hi, I've been on both of these medicines for a few years now, but last week I was instructed to increase my Zoloft to 75mg and reduce my Lamictal to 100mg. I was also put on risperidone for OCD/bipolar. The first 2 days went okay but I had a bad dizzy panic attack in the grocery store ...

Lamotrigine - Does lamictal give you back the active life you once had before you had a relapse?

Posted 12 Dec 2016 by cjpm 1 answer

Hello, I am 28 years old and I was diagnosed with Bipolar 1 when I was 25. I have had three episodes and my 3rd relapse happened recently in June of 2016. I was at the hospital for 1 week and I was released thinking that I was better, but I wasn't. At that time, when I met with my ...

When do you take your Lamictal? At night? or Mornings? I am having trouble sleep and take it at?

Posted 22 Dec 2016 by Tester2016 0 answers

When do you take Lamictal? I take it at night but am not sure it is the cause of me not sleeping. Not taking other meds. Do you take yours at night or in the mornings.

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

Posted 14 Nov 2016 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 ...

Lamotrigine - will only 25mg increase make a difference?

Posted 30 Nov 2016 by allison_G 1 answer

Currently on 5mg Lexapro (won't tolerate anymore or else I have SE- same with all SSRIs at this point in my life), 150mg Wellbutrin XL which is awesome, and 200 mg Lamictal. I need some adjusting as still struggling with a little depression since I can't add anymore SSRI successfully. My ...

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