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Review: could Lamictal cause Heart disease congenital?





Summary: Heart disease congenital is found among people who take Lamictal, especially for people who are male, 30-39 old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Folic acid, and have Epilepsy.

We study 37,484 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA and social media. Among them, 57 have Heart disease congenital. Find out below who they are, when they have Heart disease congenital 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)

Heart disease congenital

Heart disease congenital has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, epilepsy, birth control, bipolar disorder.(latest reports from Heart disease congenital 3,694 patients)

On Nov, 28, 2014: 37,464 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 57 people (0.15%) have Heart Disease Congenital.

Trend of Heart disease congenital in Lamictal reports

Time on Lamictal when people have Heart disease congenital * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Heart disease congenital0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Heart disease congenital when taking Lamictal * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Heart disease congenital0.00%0.00%0.00%33.33%50.00%0.00%16.67%0.00%

Severity of Heart disease congenital when taking Lamictal ** :

n/a

How people recovered from Heart disease congenital ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Epilepsy (23 people, 40.35%)
  2. Convulsion (14 people, 24.56%)
  3. Depression (6 people, 10.53%)
  4. Drug exposure during pregnancy (4 people, 7.02%)
  5. Bipolar disorder (3 people, 5.26%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Folic acid (17 people, 29.82%)
  2. Iron (17 people, 29.82%)
  3. Keppra (14 people, 24.56%)
  4. Zoloft (13 people, 22.81%)
  5. Levetiracetam (12 people, 21.05%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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