Review: could Lamictal cause Hot flashes?
(By eHealthMe on Feb, 25, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 37,132 people who take Lamictal. Among them, 2 have Hot flashes. See who they are, when they have Hot flashes and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lamictal (latest outcomes from 40,293 users) has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder, epilepsy. Commonly reported side effects of Lamictal include rashes, convulsion prophylaxis, convulsion, fever, lyell's syndrome.
Hot flashes (latest reports from 1,316 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
On Feb, 25, 2014: 35,946 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Hot Flashes.
Time on Lamictal when people have Hot flashes * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hot flashes||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Hot flashes when taking Lamictal * :
|Hot flashes||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Severity of Hot flashes when taking Lamictal ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hot flashes||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hot flashes ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Anxiety disorder (1 people, 50.00%)
- Low thyroid (1 people, 50.00%)
- Seasonal allergy (1 people, 50.00%)
- Anxiety (1 people, 50.00%)
- Bipolar 2 (1 people, 50.00%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Klonopin (1 people, 50.00%)
- Synthroid (1 people, 50.00%)
- Zyrtec (1 people, 50.00%)
- Atenolol (1 people, 50.00%)
- Pepcid complete (1 people, 50.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 days ago):
Also difficulty with breathing and swallowing.
From this study (3 days ago):
Lamictal has not had a significant impact on the condition I supposedly have (bipolar disorder). So the doctor keeps increasing it. Now the doctor has added Latuda (just a couple of weeks ago). Anyway, vomiting/nausea has been going on moderately for several months and I've had a number of blood tests. My most recent ones (last week) showed a lipase level 3 times the normal. Has this been seen in others who take Lamictal?
From this study (3 days ago):
I also stick out my tongue a lot and cw
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