Lamotrigine and Insomnia concerns - from FDA reports
Insomnia concerns is found among people who take Lamotrigine, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lamictal, and have Depression . We study 25,503 people who have side effects while taking Lamotrigine from FDA. Among them, 636 have Insomnia concerns. Find out below who they are, when they have Insomnia concerns and more.
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Lamotrigine has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Lamotrigine 27,798 users)
Insomnia concerns has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, pain, insomnia (latest reports from 207,229 Insomnia concerns patients).
On Jan, 29, 2017
25,503 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamotrigine.
Among them, 636 people (2.49%) have Insomnia Concerns
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lamotrigine when people have Insomnia Concerns *:
- < 1 month: 47.31 %
- 1 - 6 months: 27.96 %
- 6 - 12 months: 9.68 %
- 1 - 2 years: 10.75 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.23 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.08 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Insomnia Concerns when taking Lamotrigine *:
- female: 63.46 %
- male: 36.54 %
Age of people who have Insomnia Concerns when taking Lamotrigine *:
- 0-1: 0.39 %
- 2-9: 4.9 %
- 10-19: 6.67 %
- 20-29: 11.96 %
- 30-39: 20.0 %
- 40-49: 22.75 %
- 50-59: 19.41 %
- 60+: 13.92 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Depression (121 people, 19.03%)
- Bipolar Disorder (100 people, 15.72%)
- Epilepsy (83 people, 13.05%)
- Convulsion (70 people, 11.01%)
- Stress And Anxiety (35 people, 5.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lamictal (79 people, 12.42%)
- Clonazepam (62 people, 9.75%)
- Seroquel (38 people, 5.97%)
- Keppra (37 people, 5.82%)
- Xanax (28 people, 4.40%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (134 people, 21.07%)
- Depression (106 people, 16.67%)
- Fatigue (102 people, 16.04%)
- Tremor (100 people, 15.72%)
- Dizziness (85 people, 13.36%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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