eHealthMe - Personalized health information eHealthMe - Personalized health information

Personalized health information

  Tools
All drugs: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
All conditions: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Check symptoms  -  Ask a question  -  Write a review  -  Studies  -  Answered/ Unanswered  -  Reviews

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.

You are not alone: join a support group for people who take Lamictal and have Elevated liver enzymes >>>

Personalized health information: on eHealthMe you can find out what patients like me (same gender, age) reported their drugs and conditions on FDA and social media since 1977. Our tools are free and anonymous. 66 million people have used us. 200+ peer-reviewed medical journals have referenced our original studies. Start now >>>

 

Lamictal

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.

Trend of Elevated liver enzymes in Lamictal reports

Time on Lamictal when people have Elevated liver enzymes * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Elevated liver enzymes0.00%25.00%0.00%25.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Elevated liver enzymes when taking Lamictal * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Elevated liver enzymes0.00%0.00%25.00%0.00%25.00%25.00%25.00%0.00%

Severity of Elevated liver enzymes when taking Lamictal ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Elevated liver enzymes25.00%25.00%25.00%25.00%

How people recovered from Elevated liver enzymes ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Anxiety disorder (2 people, 50.00%)
  2. Mood stabilizer (2 people, 50.00%)
  3. Babesiosis (1 people, 25.00%)
  4. Chronic pain (1 people, 25.00%)
  5. Hypothyroidism (1 people, 25.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Clonazepam (2 people, 50.00%)
  2. Cymbalta (2 people, 50.00%)
  3. Oxycodone and acetaminophen (1 people, 25.00%)
  4. Neurontin (1 people, 25.00%)
  5. Armour thyroid (1 people, 25.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.

Get connected: join our support group of lamictal and elevated liver enzymes on

Do you have Elevated Liver Enzymes while taking Lamictal?

 

You are not alone! Join a support group on :
- support group for people who take Lamictal and have Elevated Liver Enzymes
- support group for people who take Lamictal
- support group for people who have Elevated Liver Enzymes

Recent conversations of related support groups:

Browse all Lamictal side effects:

Drugs that are associated with:

Could your condition cause:

Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

More questions for: Lamictal, Elevated liver enzymes

You may be interested at these reviews (Write a review):

  • Do not take lamictal or seroquel while pregnant.
    I had a miscarriage at around 8 weeks. I am a healthy 20 year old with absolutely no health conditions besides bipolar disorder. No one in my family has ever had a miscarriage in my family, and I'm convinced it was the drugs. Ladies, do NOT take these while pregnant.
  • Lamotrigine severe rash
    I started taking 100mg of Teva-Lamotrigine Nov 22 once daily. I got a refill on Dec 5 that was Mylan-Lamotrigine. Two days later I woke up with an odd hot feeling rash all over my body and severe fatigue. I went back to bed 1/2 hour later after taking my regular Wellbutrin and the Lamotrigine. I wok ...
  • Sinuses and lamictal
    Have been having painful problems with sinuses, focal seizures have increased along with lapses of consciousness. Had the doctor take blood levels. They are normal, but feeling like this is not. Am wondering if the strange weather isn't a factor - as there is a constant fluctuation of the air pressu ...
  • The zoloft/vyvanse concoction ruined my life. (1 response)
    I started taking these drugs about two months ago. I am diagnosed ADHD by a psychiatrist. I received these medications from a doctor whom I know and is married to a friend my wife. She, the doctor, gave them to me from her personal medications in a plastic baggy. I was given loose instructions fo ...
  • A life of depression and fatigue (1 response)
    1) Family history of depression, 2) Diagnosed depression 1964-not treated until 1973, 3) Worked in medical field 35 years, 4) Emergency on-call 24/7, 5) Hospital 15 times major depression, 6) Tried nearly all MAOI, TCA, SSRI, SNRI, and ECT. 7) 100% Disability in 1998 for depression. Now at age 70 I ...

More reviews for: Lamictal, Elevated liver enzymes

Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (2 days ago):

  • Started psych meds in May 2013. Had bad bout with acid reflux from April to November 2013. Recently stopped taking Protonix for my reflux, as it was not helping the burning mouth issue and had adverse side effects. Try to take minimal prescribed medications. Burning mouth symptoms started in December 2014 after a sinus infection and bronchitis and 2 rounds of antibiotics. Only been on thyroid medicine for 2 months.

    Reply

  • From this study (1 week ago):

  • Avg. 2mo depression, cyclical, followed by spurts of mania, several weeks ambition/ok, repeat

    Reply

  • From this study (3 weeks ago):

  • is topamax causing my bed wetting? it didn't when when i had been on it over a year and a half ago

    Reply

Post a new comment    OR    Read more comments

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.

WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.

DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.

You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).

If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.

   

About - Terms of service - Privacy policy - Press - Testimonials - Contact us

 
© 2015 eHealthMe.com. All rights reserved. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of eHealthMe.com's terms of service and privacy policy.