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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 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.

Ptsd

Ptsd (post-traumatic stress disorder) (latest reports from 21,284 patients) can be treated by Zoloft, Prazosin Hydrochloride, Clonazepam, Xanax, Sertraline Hydrochloride, Seroquel.

On Oct, 31, 2014: 9 people are studied for taking Lamictal in Ptsd




Lamictal effectiveness for Ptsd


Long term Lamictal effectiveness for Ptsd

Lamictal effectiveness for Ptsd (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall10323
Long term
(1+ years)
00113

Age of people who take Lamictal for Ptsd * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ptsd0.00%0.00%0.00%22.22%33.33%33.33%0.00%11.11%

Who find Lamictal more effective for Ptsd?

Age of people who find Lamictal more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Ptsd0.00%0.00%0.00%40.00%40.00%20.00%0.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Effects taking lamictal abilify and pristiq
    Although I take these three drugs I am still experiencing symptoms of lethargy, lack of appetite Are these symptoms perhaps side effects of these grubs?

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    I was taking about 5 to 15 mg of Percocet a day and wanted to get off them. If I don't take suboxone at night I get EXTREME discomfort down my left leg & can not sleep due to pressure on my lower back (that's why I had to take Percocet). I have tried NUMEROUS meds over the past 20 yrs & nothing work ...

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