Lamictal and Insomnia - from FDA reports
Insomnia is found among people who take Lamictal, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Bipolar disorder. This review analyzes which people have Insomnia with Lamictal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 48,703 people who have side effects when taking Lamictal from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Mar, 21, 2017
48,703 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal.
Among them, 1,768 people (3.63%) have Insomnia
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lamictal when people have Insomnia *:
- < 1 month: 47.54 %
- 1 - 6 months: 28.42 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.56 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.92 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.2 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.28 %
- 10+ years: 1.09 %
Gender of people who have Insomnia when taking Lamictal *:
- female: 67.62 %
- male: 32.38 %
Age of people who have Insomnia when taking Lamictal *:
- 0-1: 0.15 %
- 2-9: 2.22 %
- 10-19: 6.8 %
- 20-29: 11.7 %
- 30-39: 16.9 %
- 40-49: 23.24 %
- 50-59: 25.54 %
- 60+: 13.46 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (535 people, 30.26%)
- Depression (331 people, 18.72%)
- Epilepsy (169 people, 9.56%)
- Stress And Anxiety (126 people, 7.13%)
- Sleep Disorder (98 people, 5.54%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (328 people, 18.55%)
- Klonopin (188 people, 10.63%)
- Xanax (158 people, 8.94%)
- Abilify (144 people, 8.14%)
- Ambien (140 people, 7.92%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (397 people, 22.45%)
- Fatigue (305 people, 17.25%)
- Headache (275 people, 15.55%)
- Nausea (261 people, 14.76%)
- Depression (260 people, 14.71%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Insomnia when taking Lamictal?
Lamictal has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Lamictal 54,908 users)
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