Review: could Lamictal cause Headache?
We study 37,442 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,559 have Headache. Find out below who they are, when they have Headache and more.
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Lamictal (latest outcomes from 40,544 users) has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder.
Headache (pain in head) (latest reports from 1,191,904 patients) has been reported by people with multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure, depression, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis.
On Oct, 26, 2014: 37,442 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 1,685 people (4.50%) have Headache.
Time on Lamictal when people have Headache * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Age of people who have Headache when taking Lamictal * :
Severity of Headache when taking Lamictal ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Headache ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (434 people, 25.76%)
- Depression (257 people, 15.25%)
- Epilepsy (214 people, 12.70%)
- Convulsion (123 people, 7.30%)
- Anxiety (97 people, 5.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (165 people, 9.79%)
- Klonopin (161 people, 9.55%)
- Keppra (114 people, 6.77%)
- Cymbalta (105 people, 6.23%)
- Synthroid (98 people, 5.82%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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