Weight gain is found among people who take Lamotrigine, especially for people who are female, 40-49 old , have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Clonazepam, and have Bipolar disorder . We study 18,770 people who have side effects while taking Lamotrigine from FDA and social media. Among them, 281 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain and more.
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Lamotrigine has active ingredients of lamotrigine. It is often used in bipolar disorder. (latest outcomes from Lamotrigine 27,734 users)
Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, bipolar disorder, multiple sclerosis (latest reports from 118,107 Weight gain patients).
On Sep, 20, 2016
18,770 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamotrigine.
Among them, 281 people (1.5%) have Weight Gain
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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