Lamictal and Gait disturbance - from FDA reports


Summary

Gait disturbance is found among people who take Lamictal, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Keppra, and have Bipolar disorder. This review analyzes which people have Gait disturbance with Lamictal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 50,945 people who have side effects when taking Lamictal from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Apr, 27, 2017

50,945 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal.
Among them, 724 people (1.42%) have Gait Disturbance


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lamictal cause Gait disturbance?

Time on Lamictal when people have Gait Disturbance *:

  • < 1 month: 56.12 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 23.47 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 4.08 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 6.12 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 8.16 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 1.02 %
  • 10+ years: 1.02 %

Gender of people who have Gait Disturbance when taking Lamictal *:

  • female: 68.83 %
  • male: 31.17 %

Age of people who have Gait Disturbance when taking Lamictal *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 1.96 %
  • 10-19: 5.0 %
  • 20-29: 7.14 %
  • 30-39: 13.21 %
  • 40-49: 22.68 %
  • 50-59: 25.54 %
  • 60+: 24.46 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Bipolar Disorder (159 people, 21.96%)
  • Epilepsy (127 people, 17.54%)
  • Convulsion (74 people, 10.22%)
  • Depression (70 people, 9.67%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (66 people, 9.12%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Keppra (92 people, 12.71%)
  • Seroquel (76 people, 10.50%)
  • Cymbalta (65 people, 8.98%)
  • Tegretol (61 people, 8.43%)
  • Synthroid (58 people, 8.01%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fall (150 people, 20.72%)
  • Dizziness (143 people, 19.75%)
  • Fatigue (142 people, 19.61%)
  • Tremor (137 people, 18.92%)
  • Weakness (133 people, 18.37%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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