Lamictal and Low blood pressure - from FDA reports
Low blood pressure is found among people who take Lamictal, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Depression. This review analyzes which people have Low blood pressure 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, 20, 2017
51,830 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal.
Among them, 562 people (1.08%) have Low blood pressure
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lamictal when people have Low blood pressure *:
- < 1 month: 60.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.6 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.49 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.99 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.12 %
- 10+ years: 1.12 %
Gender of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Lamictal *:
- female: 67.58 %
- male: 32.42 %
Age of people who have Low blood pressure when taking Lamictal *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.02 %
- 10-19: 8.67 %
- 20-29: 12.5 %
- 30-39: 12.1 %
- 40-49: 25.4 %
- 50-59: 18.35 %
- 60+: 20.77 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (62 people, 11.03%)
- High Blood Pressure (50 people, 8.90%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (43 people, 7.65%)
- Pain (39 people, 6.94%)
- Stress And Anxiety (38 people, 6.76%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (65 people, 11.57%)
- Klonopin (53 people, 9.43%)
- Synthroid (48 people, 8.54%)
- Keppra (45 people, 8.01%)
- Ambien (40 people, 7.12%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (114 people, 20.28%)
- Fever (94 people, 16.73%)
- Rashes (88 people, 15.66%)
- Fatigue (85 people, 15.12%)
- Weakness (78 people, 13.88%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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