How effective is Lamictal for Ptsd (Post-traumatic stress disorder)?
Overall ratings: 3.7/5
Long term ratings: 4.4/5
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 Ptsd. The study is based on 9 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Lamictal
Lamictal (latest outcomes from 40,506 users) has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Ptsd (post-traumatic stress disorder) (latest reports from 21,259 patients) can be treated by Zoloft, Prazosin Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Xanax, Seroquel, Sertraline Hydrochloride.
On Sep, 20, 2014: 9 people are studied for taking Lamictal in Ptsd
Lamictal effectiveness for Ptsd (number of people):
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