Lamictal and Hot flashes - from FDA reports
Hot flashes is found among people who take Lamictal, especially for people who are 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Xanax, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Hot flashes with Lamictal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 51,830 people who have side effects when taking Lamictal from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Sep, 23, 2017
51,830 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal.
Among them, 206 people (0.4%) have Hot flashes
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lamictal when people have Hot flashes *:
- < 1 month: 60 %
- 1 - 6 months: 25 %
- 6 - 12 months: 5 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 10 %
Age of people who have Hot flashes when taking Lamictal *:
- 0-1: 1.16 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 5.81 %
- 20-29: 13.37 %
- 30-39: 22.67 %
- 40-49: 16.28 %
- 50-59: 26.16 %
- 60+: 14.53 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (39 people, 18.93%)
- Stress And Anxiety (19 people, 9.22%)
- Endometriosis (14 people, 6.80%)
- Breast Cancer (13 people, 6.31%)
- Bipolar I Disorder (12 people, 5.83%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Xanax (28 people, 13.59%)
- Seroquel (25 people, 12.14%)
- Cymbalta (25 people, 12.14%)
- Zometa (21 people, 10.19%)
- Pepcid (21 people, 10.19%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Insomnia (57 people, 27.67%)
- Fatigue (47 people, 22.82%)
- Stress And Anxiety (44 people, 21.36%)
- Nausea (44 people, 21.36%)
- Pain (37 people, 17.96%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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