Could Lamictal cause Vertigo - from FDA reports
Vertigo 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 Bipolar disorder . We study 48,703 people who have side effects while taking Lamictal from FDA. Among them, 2,341 have Vertigo. Find out below who they are, when they have Vertigo and more.
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Lamictal has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Lamictal 54,782 users)
Vertigo has been reported by people with high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, depression, osteoporosis, pain (latest reports from 271,782 Vertigo patients).
On Dec, 21, 2016
48,703 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal.
Among them, 2,341 people (4.81%) have Vertigo
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lamictal when people have Vertigo *:
- < 1 month: 49.22 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.88 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.9 %
- 1 - 2 years: 8.15 %
- 2 - 5 years: 9.72 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.13 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Lamictal *:
- female: 71.83 %
- male: 28.17 %
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Lamictal *:
- 0-1: 0.06 %
- 2-9: 0.67 %
- 10-19: 7.74 %
- 20-29: 13.51 %
- 30-39: 16.37 %
- 40-49: 22.03 %
- 50-59: 21.41 %
- 60+: 18.22 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (506 people, 21.61%)
- Epilepsy (346 people, 14.78%)
- Depression (315 people, 13.46%)
- Convulsion (135 people, 5.77%)
- Stress And Anxiety (121 people, 5.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (195 people, 8.33%)
- Klonopin (191 people, 8.16%)
- Keppra (185 people, 7.90%)
- Neurontin (143 people, 6.11%)
- Abilify (142 people, 6.07%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (606 people, 25.89%)
- Headache (488 people, 20.85%)
- Fatigue (429 people, 18.33%)
- Weakness (316 people, 13.50%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (310 people, 13.24%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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