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How effective is Lamictal for Ocd (Obsessive-compulsive disorder)?

Overall ratings: 2.7/5
Long term ratings: 2.9/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Lamictal (lamotrigine) is for Ocd. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 9 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Lamictal

Lamictal (latest outcomes from 40,544 users) has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder.

Ocd

Ocd (obsessive-compulsive disorder) (latest reports from 34,701 patients) can be treated by Zoloft, Prozac, Luvox, Fluvoxamine Maleate, Sertraline Hydrochloride, Lexapro.

On Nov, 1, 2014: 9 people are studied for taking Lamictal in Ocd




Lamictal effectiveness for Ocd


Long term Lamictal effectiveness for Ocd

Lamictal effectiveness for Ocd (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall12510
Long term
(1+ years)
02410

Age of people who take Lamictal for Ocd * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ocd0.00%0.00%33.33%33.33%11.11%11.11%11.11%0.00%

Who find Lamictal more effective for Ocd?

Age of people who find Lamictal more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ocd0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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