Review: could Lamictal cause Elevated liver enzymes?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 7, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 37,132 people who take Lamictal. Among them, 3 have Elevated liver enzymes. See who they are, when they have Elevated liver enzymes and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lamictal (latest outcomes from 40,293 users) has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder, epilepsy. Commonly reported side effects of Lamictal include rashes, convulsion prophylaxis, convulsion, fever, lyell's syndrome.
Elevated liver enzymes
Elevated liver enzymes (high liver enzymes) (latest reports from 955 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, depression, insomnia.
On Mar, 7, 2014: 37,132 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 3 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%||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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Lamictal has not had a significant impact on the condition I supposedly have (bipolar disorder). So the doctor keeps increasing it. Now the doctor has added Latuda (just a couple of weeks ago). Anyway, vomiting/nausea has been going on moderately for several months and I've had a number of blood tests. My most recent ones (last week) showed a lipase level 3 times the normal. Has this been seen in others who take Lamictal?
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