Lamotrigine and Difficulty in breathing - from FDA reports
Difficulty in breathing is found among people who take Lamotrigine, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Clonazepam, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 25,503 people who have side effects while taking Lamotrigine from FDA. Among them, 490 have Difficulty in breathing. Find out below who they are, when they have Difficulty in breathing and more.
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Lamotrigine has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Lamotrigine 27,791 users)
Difficulty In Breathing
Difficulty in breathing has been reported by people with high blood pressure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, primary pulmonary hypertension, rheumatoid arthritis (latest reports from 283,984 Difficulty in breathing patients).
On Jan, 27, 2017
25,503 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamotrigine.
Among them, 490 people (1.92%) have Difficulty In Breathing
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lamotrigine when people have Difficulty In Breathing *:
- < 1 month: 56.76 %
- 1 - 6 months: 17.57 %
- 6 - 12 months: 8.11 %
- 1 - 2 years: 1.35 %
- 2 - 5 years: 8.11 %
- 5 - 10 years: 8.11 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Difficulty In Breathing when taking Lamotrigine *:
- female: 64.38 %
- male: 35.62 %
Age of people who have Difficulty In Breathing when taking Lamotrigine *:
- 0-1: 0.51 %
- 2-9: 2.3 %
- 10-19: 4.6 %
- 20-29: 7.93 %
- 30-39: 17.14 %
- 40-49: 22.51 %
- 50-59: 25.06 %
- 60+: 19.95 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Bipolar Disorder (77 people, 15.71%)
- Epilepsy (73 people, 14.90%)
- Depression (69 people, 14.08%)
- Convulsion (43 people, 8.78%)
- High Blood Pressure (33 people, 6.73%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Clonazepam (57 people, 11.63%)
- Omeprazole (41 people, 8.37%)
- Fluoxetine (36 people, 7.35%)
- Lisinopril (31 people, 6.33%)
- Lamictal (30 people, 6.12%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Chest Pain (90 people, 18.37%)
- Nausea (68 people, 13.88%)
- Fatigue (68 people, 13.88%)
- Malaise (65 people, 13.27%)
- Dizziness (65 people, 13.27%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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