Lamictal and Remeron drug interactions - from FDA reports


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Lamictal and Remeron together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Lamictal and Remeron. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,305 people who take the same drugs from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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Lamictal

Lamictal has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Lamictal 54,860 users)

Remeron

Remeron has active ingredients of mirtazapine. It is often used in depression. (latest outcomes from Remeron 16,704 users)

On Feb, 06, 2017

1,305 people who take Lamictal, Remeron are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lamictal and Remeron drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • rash
  • blood creatine phosphokinase increased
  • stevens-johnson syndrome
  • restless legs syndrome
  • pyrexia
  • drug eruption
  • dehydration
  • depression
  • overdose
  • suicide attempt
1 - 6 months:
  • rash
  • pyrexia
  • tremor
  • anxiety
  • lymphadenopathy
  • musculoskeletal stiffness
  • oedema peripheral
  • pruritus
  • anaphylactic reaction
  • dystonia
6 - 12 months:
  • tardive dyskinesia
  • diabetes mellitus
  • glucose tolerance impaired
  • movement disorder
  • obesity
  • weight increased
  • agitation
  • akathisia
  • anxiety
  • balance disorder
1 - 2 years:
  • depression
  • suicide attempt
  • drug ineffective
  • abnormal behaviour
  • alcohol abuse
  • altered state of consciousness
  • anxiety
  • aphasia
  • bruxism
  • cerebral haematoma
2 - 5 years:
  • jaundice
  • septic shock
  • body temperature increased
  • leukopenia
  • respiratory failure
  • pneumonia streptococcal
  • blood bilirubin increased
  • nausea
  • urinary tract infection
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
5 - 10 years:
  • convulsion
  • pancytopenia
  • general physical health deterioration
  • bronchitis
  • chronic lymphocytic leukaemia
  • diabetes mellitus
  • glucose tolerance impaired
  • lung infection
  • lymphopenia
  • movement disorder
10+ years:
  • coma
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • confusional state
  • depression
  • muscle rigidity
  • myoclonus
  • neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  • psychomotor hyperactivity
  • tremor
  • abnormal behaviour
not specified:
  • depression
  • diabetes mellitus
  • nausea
  • rash
  • weight increased
  • anxiety
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • insomnia
  • convulsion
  • suicide attempt

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • depression
  • rash
  • anxiety
  • cardiac arrest
  • diabetes mellitus
  • overdose
  • pyrexia
  • oedema peripheral
  • convulsion
  • tremor
male:
  • depression
  • suicide attempt
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • rash
  • chest pain
  • weight increased
  • insomnia
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • diabetes mellitus

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • blood cholesterol increased
  • blood triglycerides increased
  • diabetes mellitus
  • drug withdrawal syndrome neonatal
  • hyperlipidaemia
  • neonatal respiratory distress syndrome
  • neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  • ovarian cyst
2-9:
  • aggression
  • blood chloride decreased
  • electroencephalogram abnormal
  • eosinophilia
  • inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion
  • leukocytosis
  • mental impairment
  • neutropenia
  • neutrophilia
  • syncope
10-19:
  • agitation
  • rash
  • suicide attempt
  • pyrexia
  • depression
  • disturbance in attention
  • drug ineffective
  • headache
  • somnolence
  • suicidal ideation
20-29:
  • pancreatitis acute
  • intentional overdose
  • completed suicide
  • ataxia
  • intentional self-injury
  • metabolic acidosis
  • nystagmus
  • lethargy
  • tachycardia
  • altered state of consciousness
30-39:
  • depression
  • overdose
  • cardiac arrest
  • persecutory delusion
  • seizure
  • paranoia
  • rash
  • nausea
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • weight increased
40-49:
  • convulsion
  • septic shock
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • cardiac arrest
  • depression
  • febrile neutropenia
  • diabetes mellitus
  • nausea
  • oral candidiasis
  • neuropathy peripheral
50-59:
  • diabetes mellitus
  • white blood cell count decreased
  • oedema peripheral
  • gastrointestinal carcinoma
  • dizziness
  • suicide attempt
  • weight increased
  • haemorrhage
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • anaemia
60+:
  • depression
  • suicide attempt
  • stevens-johnson syndrome
  • rash
  • tremor
  • leukopenia
  • nausea
  • oedema peripheral
  • fall
  • neutropenia

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Lamictal (lamotrigine) is often used to treat bipolar disorder. Remeron (mirtazapine) is often used to treat depression. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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