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Review: could Lamictal cause Overdose?

We study 37,358 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA and social media. Among them, 679 have Overdose. Find out below who they are, when they have Overdose 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.

Overdose

Overdose (latest reports from 220,119 patients) has been reported by people with pain, depression, high blood pressure, schizophrenia, osteoporosis.

On Jun, 28, 2014: 37,335 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 679 people (1.82%) have Overdose. They amount to 0.31% of all the 219,915 people who have Overdose on eHealthMe.

Trend of Overdose in Lamictal reports

Time on Lamictal when people have Overdose * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Overdose52.80%22.40%11.20%8.80%3.20%1.60%0.00%

Age of people who have Overdose when taking Lamictal * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Overdose0.16%4.29%10.81%13.83%24.80%22.42%15.90%7.79%

Severity of Overdose when taking Lamictal ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Overdose0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

How people recovered from Overdose ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Overdose0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Bipolar disorder (186 people, 27.39%)
  2. Epilepsy (98 people, 14.43%)
  3. Depression (77 people, 11.34%)
  4. Anxiety (65 people, 9.57%)
  5. Insomnia (48 people, 7.07%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Seroquel (112 people, 16.49%)
  2. Ambien (85 people, 12.52%)
  3. Zyprexa (84 people, 12.37%)
  4. Cymbalta (78 people, 11.49%)
  5. Lexapro (72 people, 10.60%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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