Review: could Lamictal cause Deep vein thrombosis (Deep venous thrombosis)?
Summary: Deep vein thrombosis is found among people who take Lamictal, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Yasmin, and have Birth control.
We study 37,506 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA and social media. Among them, 94 have Deep vein thrombosis. Find out below who they are, when they have Deep vein thrombosis and more.
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Lamictal has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 40,616 Lamictal users)
Deep vein thrombosis
Deep Vein Thrombosis (blood clot in a major vein that usually develops in the legs and/or pelvis) has been reported by people with birth control, pain, multiple myeloma, premenstrual syndrome, acne. (latest reports from 43,386 Deep Vein Thrombosis patients)
On Jan, 4, 2015: 37,484 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 94 people (0.25%) have Deep Vein Thrombosis.
Time on Lamictal when people have Deep vein thrombosis * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Deep vein thrombosis||0.00%||35.29%||11.76%||29.41%||23.53%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Deep vein thrombosis when taking Lamictal * :
|Deep vein thrombosis||0.00%||0.00%||2.11%||25.26%||21.05%||35.79%||7.37%||8.42% |
Severity of Deep vein thrombosis when taking Lamictal ** :
How people recovered from Deep vein thrombosis ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Contraception (26 people, 27.66%)
- Bipolar disorder (17 people, 18.09%)
- Anxiety (14 people, 14.89%)
- Pain (10 people, 10.64%)
- Acne (9 people, 9.57%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Yasmin (37 people, 39.36%)
- Yaz (30 people, 31.91%)
- Aspirin (16 people, 17.02%)
- Prevacid (15 people, 15.96%)
- Vioxx (15 people, 15.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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