Lamictal and Diarrhea - from FDA reports
Diarrhea 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 Xanax, and have Bipolar disorder. This review analyzes which people have Diarrhea with Lamictal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 50,945 people who have side effects when taking Lamictal from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 29, 2017
50,945 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal.
Among them, 1,064 people (2.09%) have Diarrhea
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lamictal when people have Diarrhea *:
- < 1 month: 50.56 %
- 1 - 6 months: 29.78 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5.62 %
- 1 - 2 years: 2.25 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.11 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.69 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Lamictal *:
- female: 72.54 %
- male: 27.46 %
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Lamictal *:
- 0-1: 0.35 %
- 2-9: 2.35 %
- 10-19: 6.23 %
- 20-29: 12.46 %
- 30-39: 16.33 %
- 40-49: 19.39 %
- 50-59: 21.97 %
- 60+: 20.92 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (205 people, 19.27%)
- Depression (144 people, 13.53%)
- Epilepsy (123 people, 11.56%)
- Pain (86 people, 8.08%)
- Convulsion (78 people, 7.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (100 people, 9.40%)
- Cymbalta (99 people, 9.30%)
- Keppra (96 people, 9.02%)
- Zoloft (88 people, 8.27%)
- Seroquel (88 people, 8.27%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (339 people, 31.86%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (290 people, 27.26%)
- Headache (183 people, 17.20%)
- Fatigue (171 people, 16.07%)
- Rashes (167 people, 15.70%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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