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Posted 7 Feb 2017 • 0 answers
I was prescribed it at 25mg and after two weeks to increase to 50mg. Well, to keep it short the side effects of 50 were too much for me. I am trying to wean off, I went from the 50 back to the 25. Was wondering if I should half the 25 s a few days before ending it. Tried calling doctor 3 days in a ...
ECT and Lithium. I changed Pdoc's and my new Dr upped my Lamictal to 200mgs and ordered labs to see?
Posted 17 Jan 2017 by • 3 answers
if I can take Lithium and he also recommended ECT and when I said no he brought up TMS for 6 weeks. My questions are what is Lithium like and is it worth it and does anybody have experience with ECT or TMS. He said I was a very complicated case, does that mean he thinks something but isn't ...
Posted 2 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
... with Lamictal?
Posted 5 Feb 2017 by • 0 answers
I stopped taking Lamictal after 4 months and being diagnosed with Stevens Johnsons. It is almost 6 months later and i still have flare ups of hives. How long will this last?
Posted 15 Jan 2017 by • 2 answers
I have been on generic lamictal 300 mg for nearly 2 weeks. I feel great in the morning, depressed late am and afternoon, and decent in the evening. Has anyone else had this with lamictal? I'm hoping a higher dose will do the trick. Thanks for any responses!
Posted 2 Sep 2011 by • 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). ...
Posted 10 Jan 2017 by • 2 answers
I was prescribed Lamictal by my PCP for generalized anxiety after having bad side effects with SSRIs, tricyclics, quetiapine, vistaril, and seroquel. I used BuSpar also, which didn't work for me. I did use Oleptro which worked VERY well, but insurance won't approve. I have been using ...
Posted 19 Jan 2017 by • 2 answers
So I have been taking Depakote now for about 3 months and my doc has dialed me in at 1500mg at night and Lamictal 100mg in the morning, Celexa 20 mg in the morning also. I was also taking Seroquel 25mg at night but it was making me too drowsy during the day. He has taken me off the Seroquel and ...
Posted 4 Jan 2017 by • 2 answers
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 ...
Posted 26 Dec 2016 by • 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?
Posted 25 Jul 2006 by • 9 answers
I have recently been put on Lamictal for a mood disorder, not for a seizure disorder or bipolar disorder as usually prescribed. I am wondering if anyone has experienced any of the horrific side effects and what was the outcome. I would also like to hear from anyone who is on this drug and has ...
Posted 31 Dec 2016 by • 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
Posted 8 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 3 Jan 2017 by • 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?
Posted 25 Dec 2016 by • 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 ...
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