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How effective is Lamotrigine for Depression?

Summary: 136 Lamotrigine users have rated its effectiveness for Depression.

Overall ratings: 3.1/5
Long term ratings: 3.4/5

This is a review of how effective Lamotrigine (lamotrigine) is for Depression and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

 

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What is Lamotrigine

Lamotrigine has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 15,829 Lamotrigine users)

Depression

Depression can be treated by Zoloft, Cymbalta, Prozac, Lexapro, Wellbutrin Xl, Celexa. (latest reports from 277,524 Depression patients)

On Mar, 28, 2015: 136 people are studied for taking Lamotrigine in Depression




Lamotrigine effectiveness for Depression


Long term Lamotrigine effectiveness for Depression

Lamotrigine effectiveness for Depression (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall33257368
Long term
(1+ years)
0834255

Gender of people who take Lamotrigine for Depression * :

FemaleMale
Depression70.59%29.41%

Age of people who take Lamotrigine for Depression * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Depression0.00%0.00%5.15%11.03%12.50%24.26%30.88%16.18%

Who find Lamotrigine more effective for Depression?

Gender of people who find Lamotrigine more effective * :

FemaleMale
Depression81.82%18.18%

Age of people who find Lamotrigine more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Depression0.00%0.00%6.82%15.91%11.36%27.27%25.00%13.64%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

 

 

 

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