A study for a 51 year old woman who takes Lamictal - from FDA reports


Summary

7,634 females aged 51 (±5) who take the same drug are studied. This is a personalized study for a 51 year old female patient who has Focal Epilepsy. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA.

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On Sep, 13, 2017

7,634 females aged 51 (±5) who take Lamictal are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Lamictal for a 51-year old woman.

Information of the patient in this study:

  • Age: 51
  • Gender: female
  • Conditions: Focal Epilepsy
  • Drugs taken:
    • Lamictal (lamotrigine)

eHealthMe real world results:

Most common side effects over time

< 1 month:
  • rashes
  • fever
  • erythema multiforme
  • itching
  • lymph follicular hypertrophy
  • headache
  • drug eruption
  • urticaria
  • nausea
  • pain
1 - 6 months:
  • rashes
  • fever
  • erythema multiforme
  • headache
  • malaise
  • nausea
  • lymph follicular hypertrophy
  • itching
  • dizziness
  • blister
6 - 12 months:
  • rashes
  • vision blurred
  • drug ineffective
  • stress and anxiety
  • rash pruritic
  • depression
  • malaise
  • erythema multiforme
  • anaemia
  • dizziness
1 - 2 years:
  • overdose
  • haemorrhage
  • mania
  • rashes
  • drug exposure during pregnancy
  • suicide attempt
  • abortion spontaneous
  • muscle contracture
  • type 2 diabetes
  • hyperprolactinaemia
2 - 5 years:
  • rashes
  • nausea
  • drug ineffective
  • muscle twitching
  • malaise
  • psychotic disorder
  • affective disorder
  • mania
  • ill-defined disorder
  • dizziness
5 - 10 years:
  • feeling abnormal
  • malaise
  • drug ineffective
  • diffuse interstitial lung disease
  • rashes
  • fatigue
  • insomnia
  • brain surgery
  • head injury
  • abdominal pain upper
10+ years:
  • convulsion
  • tremor
  • neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  • consciousness - decreased
  • dizziness
  • memory loss
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • psychomotor hyperactivity
  • fall
  • muscle rigidity
not specified:
  • rashes
  • nausea
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • drug ineffective
  • headache
  • depression
  • stress and anxiety
  • convulsion
  • insomnia

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (1,187 people, 15.55%)
  • Stress And Anxiety (416 people, 5.45%)
  • Convulsion (350 people, 4.58%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (327 people, 4.28%)
  • High Blood Pressure (321 people, 4.20%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (776 people, 10.17%)
  • Klonopin (562 people, 7.36%)
  • Synthroid (501 people, 6.56%)
  • Cymbalta (468 people, 6.13%)
  • Abilify (408 people, 5.34%)

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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