Lamictal and 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. This review analyzes which people have Vertigo with Lamictal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 50,945 people who have side effects when taking Lamictal from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 24, 2017
50,945 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal.
Among them, 2,458 people (4.82%) have Vertigo
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lamictal when people have Vertigo *:
- < 1 month: 47.88 %
- 1 - 6 months: 23.03 %
- 6 - 12 months: 7.27 %
- 1 - 2 years: 7.88 %
- 2 - 5 years: 10.91 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.03 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Vertigo when taking Lamictal *:
- female: 71.93 %
- male: 28.07 %
Age of people who have Vertigo when taking Lamictal *:
- 0-1: 0.05 %
- 2-9: 0.7 %
- 10-19: 7.5 %
- 20-29: 13.5 %
- 30-39: 16.28 %
- 40-49: 22.01 %
- 50-59: 21.48 %
- 60+: 18.48 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (530 people, 21.56%)
- Epilepsy (364 people, 14.81%)
- Depression (335 people, 13.63%)
- Convulsion (135 people, 5.49%)
- Stress And Anxiety (132 people, 5.37%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (203 people, 8.26%)
- Klonopin (200 people, 8.14%)
- Keppra (191 people, 7.77%)
- Abilify (154 people, 6.27%)
- Xanax (150 people, 6.10%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Nausea (642 people, 26.12%)
- Headache (512 people, 20.83%)
- Fatigue (449 people, 18.27%)
- Weakness (332 people, 13.51%)
- Nausea And Vomiting (326 people, 13.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Vertigo when taking Lamictal?
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