INFORMATION FOR THE USER
Read all of this leaflet carefully before you start taking this
medicine because it contains important information for you.
s +EEP THIS LEAFLET 9OU MAY NEED TO READ IT AGAIN
s )F YOU HAVE ANY FURTHER QUESTIONS ASK YOUR DOCTOR OR
s 4HIS MEDICINE HAS BEEN PRESCRIBED FOR YOU ONLY $O NOT PASS IT
ON TO OTHERS )T MAY HARM THEM EVEN IF THEIR SIGNS OF ILLNESS
are the same as yours.
s )F YOU GET ANY OF THE SIDE EFFECTS TALK TO YOUR DOCTOR OR
pharmacist. This includes any possible side effects not listed
in this leaflet. See section 4.
IN THIS LEAFLET:
What Lamotrigine is and what it is used for
What you need to know before you take Lamotrigine
How to take Lamotrigine
Possible side effects
How to store Lamotrigine
Contents of the pack and other information
WHAT LAMOTRIGINE IS AND WHAT IT IS USED FOR
Pharma code 446
Lamotrigine belongs to a group of medicines called
anti-epileptics. It is used to treat epilepsy.
Lamotrigine treats epilepsy by blocking the signals in the brain
THAT TRIGGER EPILEPTIC SEIZURES FITS