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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 37,484 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA and social media. Among them, 143 have Erectile dysfunction. Find out below who they are, when they have Erectile dysfunction and more.

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Lamictal

Lamictal has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Lamictal 40,599 users)

Erectile dysfunction

Erectile Dysfunction has been reported by people with erection problems, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, hair loss.(latest reports from Erectile Dysfunction 30,109 patients)

On Nov, 24, 2014: 37,464 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 143 people (0.38%) have Erectile Dysfunction.

Trend of Erectile dysfunction in Lamictal reports

Time on Lamictal when people have Erectile dysfunction * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Erectile dysfunction7.69%23.08%15.38%5.13%17.95%23.08%7.69%

Age of people who have Erectile dysfunction when taking Lamictal * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Erectile dysfunction0.00%0.00%3.88%20.16%14.73%21.71%25.58%13.95%

Severity of Erectile dysfunction when taking Lamictal ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Erectile dysfunction0.00%39.29%46.43%14.29%

How people recovered from Erectile dysfunction ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Erectile dysfunction0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bipolar disorder (38 people, 26.57%)
  2. Insomnia (32 people, 22.38%)
  3. Anxiety (30 people, 20.98%)
  4. Depression (28 people, 19.58%)
  5. Bipolar ii disorder (21 people, 14.69%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Klonopin (36 people, 25.17%)
  2. Ambien (34 people, 23.78%)
  3. Cymbalta (28 people, 19.58%)
  4. Topamax (25 people, 17.48%)
  5. Seroquel (24 people, 16.78%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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