Lamictal and Anxiety - from FDA reports


Summary

Anxiety is found among people who take Lamictal, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Anxiety with Lamictal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 51,830 people who have side effects when taking Lamictal from FDA , and is updated regularly.

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On Sep, 20, 2017

51,830 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal.
Among them, 2,134 people (4.12%) have Anxiety


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Could Lamictal cause Anxiety?

Time on Lamictal when people have Anxiety *:

  • < 1 month: 37.18 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 28.21 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.7 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.55 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10.26 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 8.12 %
  • 10+ years: 2.99 %

Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Lamictal *:

  • female: 75.42 %
  • male: 24.58 %

Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Lamictal *:

  • 0-1: 0.06 %
  • 2-9: 0.89 %
  • 10-19: 5.43 %
  • 20-29: 14.3 %
  • 30-39: 18.65 %
  • 40-49: 22.22 %
  • 50-59: 23.12 %
  • 60+: 15.33 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Depression (384 people, 17.99%)
  • Pain (137 people, 6.42%)
  • Narcolepsy (113 people, 5.30%)
  • Quit Smoking (110 people, 5.15%)
  • Convulsion (94 people, 4.40%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Seroquel (346 people, 16.21%)
  • Klonopin (275 people, 12.89%)
  • Xanax (228 people, 10.68%)
  • Cymbalta (199 people, 9.33%)
  • Ambien (181 people, 8.48%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Depression (567 people, 26.57%)
  • Insomnia (430 people, 20.15%)
  • Fatigue (323 people, 15.14%)
  • Nausea (305 people, 14.29%)
  • Dizziness (294 people, 13.78%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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