Review: could Lamictal cause Panic attack (Panic disorder)?
Summary: Panic attack 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.
We study 37,564 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA and social media. Among them, 237 have Panic attack. Find out below who they are, when they have Panic attack and more.
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Lamictal has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from 40,678 Lamictal users)
Panic attack has been reported by people with depression, stress and anxiety, quit smoking, panic disorder, pain. (latest reports from 24,834 Panic attack patients)
On Mar, 10, 2015: 37,541 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 237 people (0.63%) have Panic Attack.
Time on Lamictal when people have Panic attack * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Panic attack||26.09%||26.09%||6.52%||15.22%||17.39%||6.52%||2.17% |
Age of people who have Panic attack when taking Lamictal * :
|Panic attack||0.45%||0.00%||13.96%||19.37%||16.22%||22.52%||19.82%||7.66% |
Severity of Panic attack when taking Lamictal ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Panic attack||10.00%||45.00%||35.00%||10.00% |
How people recovered from Panic attack ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Panic attack||0.00%||50.00%||50.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Depression (71 people, 29.96%)
- Bipolar disorder (67 people, 28.27%)
- Epilepsy (35 people, 14.77%)
- Anxiety (34 people, 14.35%)
- Sleep disorder (29 people, 12.24%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (40 people, 16.88%)
- Klonopin (39 people, 16.46%)
- Xanax (38 people, 16.03%)
- Lyrica (27 people, 11.39%)
- Lexapro (27 people, 11.39%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause:
- A study of side effects of Lamictal for a 51-year old woman with Seizure - Generalized. The patient has Diabetic Retinal Oedema
- A study of drug interactions between Gabapentin, Zoloft for a 64-year old woman with Neuropathy, Depression. The patient has Sweating, Shaking Palsy, Diahhrea, Panic Attack
- A study of drug interactions between Lamotrigine, Topamax for a 31-year old woman with Epilepsy, Migraine Without Aura. The patient has Tingling And Numbness, Irritability
- A study of drug interactions between Adderall 10, Folic Acid, Klonopin, Zanaflex, Lamictal for a 34-year old woman with ADHD, Bipolar Ii Disorder, Anxiety Disorder, Insomnia, Bipolar Disorder. The patient has Eye Pain, Fatigue, Light Sensitivity, Blurred Vision
- A study of drug interactions between Vitamin D, Lamictal for a 23-year old woman with Multiple Sclerosis. The patient has Night Sweats
Recent Lamictal related drug comparison:
- Comparions of Lexapro, Lamotrigine, Nexplanon, Adderall Xr 30 for a 20-year old woman who has Birth Control
- Comparions of Citalopram Hydrobromide, Mebeverine Hydrochloride, Levothyroxine Thyroid, Omeprazole, Lamotrigine for a 41-year old woman who has Temporal Lobe Nocturnal Epilepsy, Underactive Thyroid, IBS,depression, GERD
- Comparions of Zoloft, Lamictal for a 37-year old woman who has Bipolar Disorder
- Comparions of Zyprexa, Lamictal, Lexapro, Prozac, Mirtazapine for a 45-year old woman who has OCD
- Comparions of Methotrexate, Lamotrigine for a 27-year old man who has Epilepsy
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
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