Review: Skin lesion in Lamictal
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 3, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.4/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Skin lesion (Rashes) by studying 35,808 people who take Lamictal. We analyze: the time on Lamictal when people have Skin lesion, age of these people, the severity of Skin lesion, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Lamictal. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Lamictal (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is used in bipolar disorder, epilepsy, bipolar ii disorder, bipolar i disorder, depression. Commonly reported side effects of Lamictal include rashes, convulsion, fever, lyell's syndrome, erythema multiforme.
Skin lesion (redness) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, depression, pain.
On Nov, 13, 2013: 35,740 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal. Among them, 5,156 people (14.43%) have Skin Lesion.
Time on Lamictal when people have Skin lesion * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Skin lesion||63.97%||27.49%||3.63%||2.04%||2.11%||0.76%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Skin lesion when taking Lamictal * :
|Skin lesion||0.34%||4.93%||11.85%||15.93%||20.14%||17.84%||15.43%||13.54% |
Severity of Skin lesion when taking Lamictal ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Skin lesion||0.00%||70.00%||25.00%||5.00% |
How people recovered from Skin lesion ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Skin lesion||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Bipolar disorder (2,334 people, 45.27%)
- Epilepsy (1,054 people, 20.44%)
- Depression (455 people, 8.82%)
- Product used for unknown indication (230 people, 4.46%)
- Insomnia (207 people, 4.01%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Seroquel (463 people, 8.98%)
- Depakene (392 people, 7.60%)
- Lamictal cd (318 people, 6.17%)
- Lithium carbonate (289 people, 5.61%)
- Valproate sodium (277 people, 5.37%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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