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Review: could Lamictal cause Hot flashes?

We study 37,362 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA and social media. Among them, 2 have Hot flashes. Find out below who they are, when they have Hot flashes and more.

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Lamictal

Lamictal (latest outcomes from 40,450 users) has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder.

Hot flashes

Hot flashes (latest reports from 1,654 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, stress and anxiety, high blood cholesterol, hypothyroidism.

On Jul, 16, 2014: 37,346 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 2 people (0.01%) have Hot Flashes. They amount to 0.12% of all the 1,609 people who have Hot Flashes on eHealthMe.

Trend of Hot flashes in Lamictal reports

Time on Lamictal when people have Hot flashes * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Hot flashes0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Hot flashes when taking Lamictal * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Hot flashes0.00%0.00%0.00%50.00%50.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Hot flashes when taking Lamictal ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Hot flashes0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Hot flashes ** :

n/a

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Anxiety disorder (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Low thyroid (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Seasonal allergy (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Anxiety (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. Bipolar 2 (1 people, 50.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Klonopin (1 people, 50.00%)
  2. Synthroid (1 people, 50.00%)
  3. Zyrtec (1 people, 50.00%)
  4. Atenolol (1 people, 50.00%)
  5. 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 (6 days ago):

  • I keep having an allergic reaction while ONLY in my apartment. I've had these symptoms with (worsening over time) since moving in. I would like to know if I have a possible mold allergy because my place is very old and has no ventilation.

    My symptoms such as the swelling, edema, throat tightness, and trouble breathing all go away within forty minutes of leaving my apartment and return within thirty minutes of being home. I also have greater mental clarity while away from home. I would like to pinpoint what is making me react. I own two cats, but I have never reacted to them before.

    My symptoms with the swelling also worsen upon eating soy sauce, cheese, or when I add salt, which has never been an issue until the recent weeks, about the time my throat started mildly closing. Soy sauce made my ankles triple in size for three days, as well as my calves and feet. I couldn't bend my toes or fit my shoes and I had difficulty breathing and strange tingling in my calves and ankles. I have never even mildly swollen from any foods in my life.

    I have only tried Zyrtec and Claritin. Zyrtec keeps away all the swelling, but Claritin doesn't. Claritin did help me with my dog allergy, but it is not with whatever is going on in my apartment.

    Reply

    kathym on Jun, 23, 2014:

    Probably either toxic mold or pesticides you should move. Wish it was better news. I've had MCS for 17 yrs and if you don't do something about your situation you may have permanent damage to your immune system.

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  • I have a history of seizures, migraines, high blood pressure, kidney stones, partial histrecomy ( still have overies) gout. Can pancreatin, lipase, ginger root, fennel seeds, tarragon leaf, anise fruit and lemongrass interact with any of the meds.
    I am on atenolol, lamictal, vitamin K, D3.

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