Lamictal and Poor quality sleep - from FDA reports
Poor quality sleep 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 Lexapro, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 48,703 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA. Among them, 105 have Poor quality sleep. Find out below who they are, when they have Poor quality sleep and more.
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Lamictal has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Lamictal 54,860 users)
Poor Quality Sleep
Poor quality sleep has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis, insomnia, quit smoking (latest reports from 8,806 Poor quality sleep patients).
On Feb, 23, 2017
48,703 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal.
Among them, 105 people (0.22%) have Poor Quality Sleep
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lamictal when people have Poor Quality Sleep *:
- < 1 month: 71.43 %
- 1 - 6 months: 14.29 %
- 6 - 12 months: 14.29 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Poor Quality Sleep when taking Lamictal *:
- female: 62 %
- male: 38 %
Age of people who have Poor Quality Sleep when taking Lamictal *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 2.74 %
- 10-19: 6.85 %
- 20-29: 12.33 %
- 30-39: 12.33 %
- 40-49: 32.88 %
- 50-59: 19.18 %
- 60+: 13.7 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (21 people, 20.00%)
- Depression (15 people, 14.29%)
- Epilepsy (11 people, 10.48%)
- Stress And Anxiety (10 people, 9.52%)
- Seizures (10 people, 9.52%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (10 people, 9.52%)
- Lexapro (10 people, 9.52%)
- Cymbalta (9 people, 8.57%)
- Keppra (8 people, 7.62%)
- Lisinopril (7 people, 6.67%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (23 people, 21.90%)
- Stress And Anxiety (21 people, 20.00%)
- Drug Ineffective (21 people, 20.00%)
- Insomnia (20 people, 19.05%)
- Convulsion (19 people, 18.10%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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