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Lamotrigine - Scared to death to start Lamitcal for anxiety disorder. Please help?

Posted 9 days ago by Jbaby6985 2 answers

I am about to start 25mg of Lamitcal for my general anxiety disorder and I'm absolutely terrified of psych drugs because they always make me feel worse and I can never get past the first week or two. I have kids at home and a husband to take care of and don't know how much more of this ...

I am currently taking Lexapro and lamotrigine. I am not bipolar, but suffer from anxiety?

Posted 13 days ago by Izzybxpr 2 answers

I believe my anxiety cause me to be depress. My anxiety was so severe that I couldn't take the pain I felt in my stomach. Now my anxiety hits me the hardest in the morning when I get up. I fear the unknown. Is this something that I will have to face for the rest of my life?

My husband's doctor (a GP) has changed his Seroquel Rx to lamotrigine. Can he just stop...

Posted 20 days ago by carrietn 1 answer

... Seroquel and start lamotrigine?

Medication - Missing doses of lamotrigine and increased mood?

Posted 23 Feb 2018 by Casey94 1 answer

I have been on Lamotrigine (Lamictal) for approximately three years and recently have become quite? bad at adhering to my medication schedule due to shift work. I have had severe and sudden periods of depression however when I miss my evening dose for a couple of days in a row, my mood seems to ...

Can Lamictal ( lamotrigine) cause loss of intimacyissues?

Posted 13 Feb 2018 by Leicestershire 1 answer

My wife has been taking lamotrigine since 2001 but over the last four years has said she been no sexual desire even though she was willing during our honeymoon in 2014. My wife also says that she does not like to have intimacy with me. This is causing issues in our relationship. When also talking ...

Lamictal too activating?

Posted 20 Jan 2018 by Leadore 3 answers

I started on a very low dose (12,5 mg) because I’m sensitive. Been on it for 4 days and yd I was so hyper. I hate meds that activates me because I have more problem being calm and relax already. Is this how Lamictal will be or is it just startup?

How do I stop taking lamotrigine?

Posted 18 Feb 2018 by Shonnia Hill 1 answer

I have been taking lamotrigine for 2 months . My ears are ringing and popping also having sudden out burst of anger . I am raising my 5 year old grandson. what do I do?

When you take lamotrigine do you experience "waves of emotion"?

Posted 7 Feb 2018 1 answer

I have been given a working diagnosis of bipolar 2 rapid cycling. My current meds are sertraline 100mg per day and 1 week into lamotrigine 25mg per day. I feel overwhelmed and quite emotional... has anyone else had this?

Celexa and lamotrigine?

Posted 5 Jan 2018 by ChrisAdapt 1 answer

I have been on Celexa for about 3 months with good and bad results, good in that I no longer feel the terrible depression I was experiencing and bad in that I experience moments of dread and anxiety that I cannot shake off, I also experience moments of manic euforia. My doctor prescribed me 25mg of ...

Lamotrigine - Can this med cause acne?

Posted 18 Jan 2018 by K burn 1 answer

My daughter is 17 and started on Lamotrigine in July. She has titrated up to 600 mg and after the last increase she started having acne which she has never had acne before. It has been 2 months and she has seen a Dermatologist and it is not growing away. Any other cases like this?

Been on Lamotrigine for depression, the depression gave me headaches 24/7 been on 100mg for about 2?

Posted 4 Jan 2018 by doromclean 1 answer

months now and it has helped getting out of hospital about 6 weeks ago, but the headaches are starting again not too bad, think i need dosage putting up slightly, waiting too see doctors any advice

Is it better to take lamotrigine in the morning or at night?

Posted 21 Dec 2017 by MomtoBipolarKid 1 answer

Not sure what else to ask.

Bi-polar: what the heck is it, I mean truly? I read hereditary, but?

Posted 14 Dec 2017 by boobear23 3 answers

So, I was told I need a mood stabilizer, but no doctor, psychiatrist or my RN has come out and told me, hey - you're bipolar, everything's going to be ok, but this is what you are. Why am I not being communicated with clearly? And, how common is what I am experiencing? I mean, I can say ...

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