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Lamictal Safety Information and Side Effects

Lamictal Safety Information

Rash ( 2210 reports)    ➢ More

Conjunctival Hyperaemia, Rash

This case suggests a potential Lamictal Rash side effect(s) that can have serious consequences. A 57-year-old female patient from JP (weight:NA) was diagnosed with the following health condition(s): bipolar disorder and used Lamictal (dosage: 25mg Alternate Days) starting Feb 04, 2014. Soon after starting Lamictal the patient began experiencing various side effects, including:
  • Conjunctival Hyperaemia
  • Rash
Drugs used concurrently:
  • Amoxan
  • Abilify (1.5mg Per Day)
  • Wypax
  • Although Lamictal demonstrated significant improvements in a number of clinically relevant cases, troublesome symptoms, such as Rash, may still occur.

    Convulsion ( 979 reports)    ➢ More

    Convulsion, Abnormal Dreams, Fatigue, Middle Insomnia, Poor Quality Sleep

    Adverse event was reported on Mar 07, 2014 by a Female taking Lamictal (Dosage: 100mg Three Times Per Day) was diagnosed with and. Location: US , 46 years of age, Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Lamictal side effects: convulsion, abnormal dreams, fatigue, middle insomnia, poor quality sleep.
    Associated medications used:
    • Lamotrigine (100mg Three Times Per Day)

    Pyrexia ( 697 reports)    ➢ More

    Pyrexia, Nasopharyngitis, Convulsion, Incoherent

    This Pyrexia problem was reported by a consumer or non-health professional from US. A 47-year-old patient (weight: NA) was diagnosed with the following medical condition(s): convulsion.On Mar 27, 2009 a consumer started treatment with Lamictal (dosage: NA). The following health products were being taken at the same time: NA. When commencing Lamictal, the patient experienced the following unwanted symptoms /side effects:
    • Pyrexia
    • Nasopharyngitis
    • Convulsion
    • Incoherent
    Although all health products are carefully tested before they are licensed for use, they carry potential side effect risks. Some side effects, such as Pyrexia, may become evident only after a product is in use by the general population.

    Pruritus ( 578 reports)    ➢ More


    A case of a 37-year-old female patient (weight: NA) from US was presented. The patient developed the following symptoms/conditions: bipolar disorder and was treated with Lamictal (dosage: 100mg Twice Per Day) starting 201307. Concurrently used drugs:
  • Cymbalta
  • Protonix
  • Cyclobenzaprine
  • Soon after that, the subject experienced the following of symptoms:
    • Pruritus
    This opens a possibility that Lamictal could cause Pruritus and that some female subjects may be more susceptible.

    Stevens-johnson Syndrome ( 551 reports)    ➢ More

    Stevens-johnson Syndrome, Pneumonia, Anaemia

    on Mar 06, 2014 a Female from ES , 83 years of age, was diagnosed with and was treated with Lamictal. Directly after treatment started, patient experienced the unwanted or unexpected Lamictal side effects: stevens-johnson syndrome, pneumonia, anaemia. Lamictal dosage: 25mg Three Times Per Day. The patient was hospitalized.

    Common Lamictal Side Effects

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    Rash (2210)
    Convulsion (979)
    Pyrexia (697)
    Pruritus (578)
    Stevens-johnson Syndrome (551)
    Headache (513)
    Dizziness (513)
    Nausea (451)
    Fatigue (354)
    Lymphadenopathy (336)
    Erythema (325)
    Insomnia (323)
    Depression (288)
    Vomiting (276)
    Anxiety (268)
    Somnolence (231)
    Tremor (231)
    Alopecia (226)
    Blister (220)
    Urticaria (216)
    Malaise (206)
    Confusional State (204)
    Vision Blurred (203)
    Feeling Abnormal (198)
    Pain (197)
    Dyspnoea (185)
    Amnesia (182)
    Hypersensitivity (178)
    Asthenia (175)
    Overdose (173)
    Agitation (165)
    Epilepsy (162)
    Balance Disorder (159)
    Grand Mal Convulsion (159)
    Rash Erythematous (159)
    Arthralgia (158)
    Fall (157)
    Rash Pruritic (155)
    Suicidal Ideation (149)
    Abortion Spontaneous (144)
    Aggression (142)
    Diarrhoea (141)
    Memory Impairment (138)
    Irritability (138)
    Mouth Ulceration (136)
    Skin Exfoliation (136)
    Loss Of Consciousness (133)
    Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (133)
    Weight Increased (131)
    Disturbance In Attention (126)

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