Review: could Lamictal cause Elevated liver enzymes?
Summary: Elevated liver enzymes is reported only by a few people who take Lamictal. We study 37,597 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA and social media. Among them, 4 have Elevated liver enzymes. Find out below who they are, when they have Elevated liver enzymes and more.
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Lamictal has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 40,720 Lamictal users)
Elevated liver enzymes
Elevated liver enzymes (high liver enzymes) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, depression, gastroesophageal reflux disease. (latest reports from 308 Elevated liver enzymes patients)
On Apr, 29, 2015: 37,584 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 4 people (0.01%) have Elevated Liver Enzymes.
Time on Lamictal when people have Elevated liver enzymes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Elevated liver enzymes||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Elevated liver enzymes when taking Lamictal * :
|Elevated liver enzymes||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||0.00%||25.00%||25.00%||25.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Elevated liver enzymes when taking Lamictal ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Elevated liver enzymes||25.00%||25.00%||25.00%||25.00% |
How people recovered from Elevated liver enzymes ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety disorder (2 people, 50.00%)
- Mood stabilizer (2 people, 50.00%)
- Babesiosis (1 people, 25.00%)
- Chronic pain (1 people, 25.00%)
- Hypothyroidism (1 people, 25.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clonazepam (2 people, 50.00%)
- Cymbalta (2 people, 50.00%)
- Oxycodone and acetaminophen (1 people, 25.00%)
- Neurontin (1 people, 25.00%)
- Armour thyroid (1 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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