Review: could Lamictal cause Elevated liver enzymes?
We study 37,402 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Elevated liver enzymes. Find out below who they are, when they have Elevated liver enzymes and more.
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Lamictal (latest outcomes from 40,499 users) has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Elevated liver enzymes
Elevated liver enzymes (high liver enzymes) (latest reports from 1,153 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, insomnia, depression.
On Aug, 15, 2014: 37,383 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 3 people (0.01%) have Elevated Liver Enzymes. They amount to 0.26% of all the 1,141 people who have Elevated Liver Enzymes on eHealthMe.
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%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Elevated liver enzymes when taking Lamictal * :
|Elevated liver enzymes||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00% |
Severity of Elevated liver enzymes when taking Lamictal ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Elevated liver enzymes||33.33%||33.33%||33.33%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Elevated liver enzymes ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Mood stabilizer (2 people, 66.67%)
- Depression (1 people, 33.33%)
- Anxiety (1 people, 33.33%)
- Diabetes mellitus non-insulin-dependent (1 people, 33.33%)
- Bipolar 1 (1 people, 33.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Prozac (1 people, 33.33%)
- Cymbalta (1 people, 33.33%)
- Metformin hydrochloride (1 people, 33.33%)
- Clonazepam (1 people, 33.33%)
- Wellbutrin sr (1 people, 33.33%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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