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What brand lamotrigine has the least side effects?

Posted 28 Sep 2018 25 answers

Teva worked the best but not being produced. Many brands of the generic made me dizzy and nauseous until I found the company Teva. Bad news, Teva stopped making the tablet and only makes the generic extended release and my insurance company doesn't cover it. They want $700 for a month supply.... read more

Best schedule to taper off 100mg of lamotrigine? I tapered from 200mg to 100mg over the...

Posted 1 day 18 hours ago 0 answers

... last three weeks. My doctor says I can drop to 50mg then quit but this seems a little too fast. I tried to drop to 75mg last weekend but got insomnia and low grade anxiety. I should mention, I take lamotrigine for anxiety after quitting a maintenance opioid that I was on for 9years

What are the effects of using Marijuana with Lamotrigine (Lamictal) and Clonazepam?

Posted 12 Aug 2009 11 answers

What are the effects of smoking Marijuana while taking these medications whether bad, good or none?

Lamotrigine - Can I quit this medicine cold turkey after only two weeks?

Posted 1 day 21 hours ago 0 answers

I have been only on this medication for two weeks and all I want to do is sit around and do nothing.

Latuda - Anybody else have more realistic dreams?

Posted 10 Jul 2014 11 answers

I have been waking up at different times throughout a nights sleep from vivid dreams. Before I just was sleeping with not many dreams if any at all on Klonopin and lamotrigene. What gives?

Lemictal/Lamotrigine and depressive disorder- will depression subside?

Posted 30 Jun 2011 9 answers

I recently started Lamotrigine (Lemictal) for mood stabilization, then my doctor wants to add Lexapro (for depression/anxiety) in about a month after I slowly increase my Lamotrigine to about 150mg or 200mg (not sure yet). I'm wondering if anyone has taken only the Lamotrigine and did not need... read more

How does amitriptyline react with epilepsy and Lamotrigine?

Posted 3 Jul 2012 7 answers

I have been perscibed amitriptyline to help me sleep because of Lamotrigine side effects. I stopped taking amitriptyline suddenly after seven days of use and now i get anxiety. Does amitriptyline cause Epilepsy?

Lamotrigine - could Lamictal be causing my legs to ache and have rashes?

Posted 27 Aug 2012 6 answers

I had an allergic reaction to triliptal. I was switched to Lamictal and began to feel allergic symptoms ease. They are back now. I have awful leg aches, cant sleep thru the night. I get leg rashes. My lymph nodes in the back of my neck are swollen and sore. I get nausea frequently... ugh! I went to... read more

Has anyone experienced problems with swallowing while taking lamotrigine?

Posted 10 Jul 2010 6 answers

Feeling of something stuck in the throat after swallowing food. I have had 2 scopes and an upper gi and it has proved negative for any problems. Also I clear my throat alot and seem to have an excess of saliva? I was taking desipramine for 20 years before being put on lamotrigine.

Been taking 25 mg of Lamotrigine for 5 days. When will I begin to feel some effects, even if a bit?

Posted 24 Mar 2014 5 answers

I was prescribed Lamotrigine because after 5 days on 25 mg of Zoloft my anxiety got much worse and after 10 mg (a baby dose) of Nortriptyline for just a week my depression got much worse. I've been diagnosed with GAD which also results in depression. I've felt this way for about 4 months... read more

Lamotrigine - What have your experiences been with various brands of lamotrigine (not name brand?

Posted 22 Aug 2018 5 answers

... Lamictal? I have to change to a different one. Have been on Teva for years for Bioolar II with good results. Teva 100mg no longer available (no longer in production.) It looks like Mylan is only available for one more month at my pharmacy. What other brands gave good results? What brands gave... read more

How will Energy Drinks or Relaxation Drinks interact with my prescribed Meds?

Posted 10 Oct 2011 4 answers

MY MEDS~ ~10 MG Lexapro- taken in a.m. *For Depression & Anxiety, possible PTSD ~25 MG Lamotrigine (Lamictal)- taken at night (just started the Lamotrigine regimen on Oct.4, 2011. After 2 wks on one tablet per night, dosage will be upped to two tablets per night. I suspect the next time I see... read more

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