This is a real world study of Lamictal, Valium, Zyprexa drug interactions. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 105 reports from FDA.
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What are the drugs
Lamictal (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Valium (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of diazepam. It is often used in stress and anxiety.
Zyprexa (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of olanzapine. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
On Nov, 1, 2013: 105 people who reported to have interactions when taking Lamictal, Valium, Zyprexa are studied
Information of the patient in this study:
Drug interactions have: Bradycardia Foetal, Drug Exposure During Pregnancy, Foetal Growth Retardation, Premature Baby
eHealthMe real world results:
For people in general (regardless of gender or age):
Comparison with this patient's adverse outcomes:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Bradycardia Foetal (abnormally slow fetal heart rate, usually below 100 beats/min)||4 (3.81%)|
|Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||12 (11.43%)|
|Foetal Growth Retardation (a baby in the womb fails to grow at the expected rate during the pregnancy)||2 (1.90%)|
|Premature Baby||6 (5.71%)|
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Lamictal, Valium, Zyprexa:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|1||Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||52|
|2||Diabetes Mellitus (diabetes, caused by a deficiency of the pancreatic hormone insulin)||42|
|4||Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage)||14|
|6||Dyslipidaemia (abnormal amount of lipids)||12|
|7||Drug Exposure During Pregnancy||12|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Lamictal, Valium, Zyprexa:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|1||Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus||6|
|2||Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage)||4|
|3||Bradycardia (abnormally slow heart action)||4|
|4||Aphasia (damage to the parts of the brain that control language)||4|
|6||Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||3|
|8||Rhabdomyolysis (a condition in which damaged skeletal muscle tissue breaks down)||2|
|10||Unresponsive To Pain Stimuli||2|
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- By Curious: Chronic diazepam use and retrograde memory loss
(for a 52 year old woman who has Generalized Anxiety Disorder, and takes Valium)
I'm distressed. I started noticing severe problems recalling memories from a long time before I started taking benzodiazepines. Before I started benzodiazepines, my memory was great. Has anyone experienced this adverse effect?
(Number of patients like Curious: 2,351)
- By Psychogirl: I have bipolar disorder and adhd and take nuvigil for the adhd and on occasion take lunesta for sleep. anybody else take this combination and what side effects or effects in general have you noticed?
(for a 63 year old woman who has Bipolar I Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Renal Failure, Stage 3, Primary Hypothyroidism, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, Osteoporosis, Edema - Peripheral, Peripheral Edema, and takes Cymbalta, Lexapro, Lamictal, Latuda, Levothyroxine Sodium, Lunesta, Nuvigil, Maxide, Multivitamin)
I'm anxious about any untoward drug interactions. I can't take stimulants because of a history of abuse. I take Nuvgil for my ADHD and it's the first time I can concentraate in years! I can't believe how much easier it is to organize, get things done, and read. Plus it helps the chronic fatigue I ...
(Number of patients like Psychogirl: 13,931)
- By Azzie: Did you use minoxidol 2% before being diagnosed with breast cancer
(for a 73 year old woman who has Breast Cancer Diagnosis Stage 2 2010, Hair Thinning - Aging, and takes Rogaine, Diazepam)
I am wondering whether there is a relationship between the use of tranquillizers for 35 years and Rogaine for about 15 years. I only use the Rogaine 2% once in the morning and diazepam 5 mg as needed. I have generalized anxiety disorder. Diagnosed and treated for breast cancer type 2 in 2010... stil ...
(Number of patients like Azzie: 725)
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- By vtway: Fibromyalgia & related health issues
(for a 53 year old woman who has Fibromyalgia, Failed Back Surgery Syndrome, Hypertension, Hypothyroidism, Aortic Valve Disease, Left Ventricular Hypertrophy, Mitral Valve Prolapse, Depression, Insomnia, Hormone Replacement Therapy, Deficiency - Vitamin D, Migraine With Aura, Anxiety, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and takes Opana Er, Norco, Temazepam, Lorazepam, Coreg Cr, Benicar, Norvasc, Clonidine, Hydrochlorothiazide, Lamictal, Lexapro, Phenergan)
Fibromyalgia dx after pregnancy of only child at 42/other dx followed and seem to be in conjunction. heart issues did not appear until after the use of fibro meds- cymbalta, lyrica, neurontin, and more. had 1 seizure believed to be related to seretonin syndrome/years and years of mistreatment by doc ...
(Number of patients like vtway: 23,467)
- By Chelette: Understanding and living with cancer
(for a 42 year old woman who has PRES & Subararachnoid Hemorrhagge. Brain Damage, Focal Epilepsy, Encephalopathy., and takes Lamictal, Keppra, Dilantin, Lorazepam, Seroquel, Slow-k, Miralax, Lovenox, Ondansetron, Ibuprofen, Sennosides, Folic Acid, Hycodan)
After having one treatment of Gemzar, I had a sever reaction, which caused me to have many seizures. This caused me to developed PRES, which in turn has caused me to have brain damage.When I came out of my induced coma I did not know where I was, nor did I know who my family members were. I could no ...
(Number of patients like Chelette: 5,793)
- By AJP: Buspar and side effects to include mood swings resulting in self harm idealization
(for a 39 year old woman who has Self-injurious Ideation, Self Mutilation, Depression, Sleeplessness, Shakes, Appetite - Decreased, Zoned Out, Decreased Interest, and takes Buspar, Wellbutrin Sr, Lamictal, Pristiq, Cinnamon)
High anxiety levels, mood swings, from elation to self injury, started at 7.5mg 2x a day for a week and then up to 15mg 2x day for five weeks. Increased as time went on.
(Number of patients like AJP: 10,690)
Complete side effects:
In-depth study of side effects (who have it, when it happens and how):
- Bradycardia Foetal in Lamictal (10 reports)
- Bradycardia Foetal in Zyprexa (7 reports)
- Foetal Growth Retardation in Lamictal (38 reports)
- Foetal Growth Retardation in Valium (9 reports)
- Foetal Growth Retardation in Zyprexa (34 reports)
- Premature Baby in Lamictal (173 reports)
- Premature Baby in Valium (38 reports)
- Premature Baby in Zyprexa (131 reports)
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