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Review: could Lamictal cause Erectile dysfunction (Erection problems)?
Summary: Erectile dysfunction is found among people who take Lamictal, especially for people who are male, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Klonopin, and have Bipolar disorder.
We study 37,464 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA and social media. Among them, 145 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.
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Lamictal (latest outcomes from 40,571 users) has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Erectile dysfunction (latest reports from 130,384 patients) has been reported by people with erection problems, high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, pain.
On Nov, 24, 2014: 37,464 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 143 people (0.38%) have Erectile Dysfunction.
Time on Lamictal when people have Erectile dysfunction * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Erectile dysfunction||7.69%||23.08%||15.38%||5.13%||17.95%||23.08%||7.69% |
Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Lamictal * :
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||3.88%||20.16%||14.73%||21.71%||25.58%||13.95% |
Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Lamictal ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||39.29%||46.43%||14.29% |
How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Erectile dysfunction||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (38 people, 26.57%)
- Insomnia (32 people, 22.38%)
- Anxiety (30 people, 20.98%)
- Depression (28 people, 19.58%)
- Bipolar ii disorder (21 people, 14.69%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Klonopin (36 people, 25.17%)
- Ambien (34 people, 23.78%)
- Cymbalta (28 people, 19.58%)
- Topamax (25 people, 17.48%)
- Seroquel (24 people, 16.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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