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Review: could Lamictal cause Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness?

We study 37,358 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA and social media. Among them, 62 have Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness. Find out below who they are, when they have Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness 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.

Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness

Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness (unusual prickling sensations) (latest reports from 30,798 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, depression, multiple sclerosis, high blood cholesterol.

On Jul, 22, 2014: 37,358 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 62 people (0.17%) have Loss Of Sensation, Numbness And Tingling, Paresthesias, Sensory Loss, Tingling And Numbness. They amount to 0.20% of all the 30,790 people who have Loss Of Sensation, Numbness And Tingling, Paresthesias, Sensory Loss, Tingling And Numbness on eHealthMe.

Trend of Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness in Lamictal reports

Time on Lamictal when people have Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness16.67%13.33%13.33%13.33%16.67%16.67%10.00%

Age of people who have Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness when taking Lamictal * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness0.00%0.00%10.53%28.07%15.79%19.30%21.05%5.26%

Severity of Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness when taking Lamictal ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness20.83%45.83%29.17%4.17%

How people recovered from Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Loss of sensation, numbness and tingling, paresthesias, sensory loss, tingling and numbness0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bipolar disorder (15 people, 24.19%)
  2. Depression (12 people, 19.35%)
  3. Epilepsy (8 people, 12.90%)
  4. Sleep disorder (7 people, 11.29%)
  5. Convulsion (5 people, 8.06%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Seroquel (13 people, 20.97%)
  2. Klonopin (8 people, 12.90%)
  3. Paxil (7 people, 11.29%)
  4. Keppra (7 people, 11.29%)
  5. Abilify (6 people, 9.68%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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  • Having Tardive Dyskinesia is reallya a bad experience. It's hard to get rid of, and is worse than having depression. I would not take these drugs. I shake all the time.

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    Kel on Oct, 30, 2012:

    Female 51 Ocean City, MD Anxiety, depression, mood swings

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    Tammy55 on Mar, 9, 2012:

    I have been looking into this and wondered if I have Parkinsons Disease or if its just from the Abilify.. Sounds like my tremors in m y neck and head are related to the use of the Abilify after seeing some of the stats. But now the questons remains - how to get off ablify to see if the tremors stop?????????
    Tam

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    Dana on Oct, 20, 2012:

    I have been told by my psychiatrist that the tardive dyskenisia I have is from the Abilify I take. I was on it for almost 2 years and then, all of a sudden, I have the WORST tremors in my hands. I can't write, can hardly hold a phone because the tremors jiggle the phone around and I only get about 1./2 of the conversation. I don't know what else to do because the doctor says he wants to keep me on it "a little longer" because my mood is not stable. I guess at this point it's just a "wait and see" game.

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    hayley on Oct, 26, 2012:

    Hi, i am 17 years old and i was put on Abilify a couple of years ago. Abilify caused me to have muscle twitches escpecially around my eyes and my hands would also shake sometimes. i would get bad leg cramps during the night which would cause me to wake up in pain. i soon got off abilify and all my symtoms stopped. But every now and then i still get muscle twitches. i assume what your experiencing Tammy 55 is the side effects of Abilify. Abilify can cause long term affects even years after you stop the medication. i suggest since your experiencing these symtoms you should discontinue the medication before its to late. i hope i was helpful. have a good day.

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    Restless192 on Oct, 26, 2012:

    I took abilify and experienced the worst experience of my life. Even considering all of my depression my time on abilify was my one instance in which I wanted hospitalization. If I had a knife in my presence I'd surely be dead.

    Reply

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