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 18,265 people who have side effects while taking Lamotrigine from FDA and social media. Among them, 273 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 epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Lamotrigine 19,893 users)
Weight gain has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, abdominal pain, memory loss, fatigue, dizziness (latest reports from 87,427 Weight gain patients).
On Aug, 26, 2016
18,265 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamotrigine.
Among them, 273 people (1.49%) have Weight Gain
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** Reports from social media are used.
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Hi, I've been on methotrexate for only 5 weeks but been on Lamotrigine for the past 10 years. I have recently been diagnosed with Psoriatic arthritis and am finding it really difficult and am suffering with deep depression as well, I am not coming to terms with it all and need somewhere that I can just offload to people who are in the same situation as myself. I am only 34 and feel I have nothing left in myself as I am due to be signed off on medical grounds so am going to lose my job which is the one thing I was holding on to and now I don't. I hope joining will be a way to some how understand what is happening. Thank you in advance x
Basically I am wanting to know if my suspicions are correct. Does Lamotrigine affect your brain and give one symptoms of dementia? If that is true then I can reverse those symptoms of dementia by not taking the drug lamotrigine. Also the other brain foods which help the brain will reverse ...
I currently take lamotrigine (200mg) daily and venlafaxine (slow release, recently increased to 350mg daily) to treat my bipolar II disorder. I usually manage my symptoms well. Due to a recent difficulty in sleeping my doctor prescribed me a short course of temazepampam (5 days) at 10mg per ...
Hello,I'm Silvia Ramakers and i live in the netherlands. I have Gorlin probably since i was about 15 (diagnosed at older age,i'm almost 50 now btw). Had many BCC's through the years. But why i'm writing (and i hope anybody can help because i'm desperate) is that since a while i have more and ...
My name is Nisreen and I live in Dubai I used to be 130 kg and I lost 68 kg after 3 years I had acid reflux problem and i took nexium but didn't work out so the doctor gave me dexilant and it was miracle to me but I noticed that I gained weight more than I have expected even though I stopped I ...
Hi,I've been on morphine for about 4 months now.I've gained weight unsure why until now :(.I'm diabetic my doctor did not inform me that i would gain weight while taking this medicine for back pain :(.
I have been taking vesicare for around a year and it has been very helpful however i have gone from 70kg to 95 kg over the year the biggest i have ever been in my life im also 51 so may have some meno stuff going on. I guest il just have to face it and do more physical out put, walking , ...
I have been noticing an unusual gain in weight (10lbs) over a period of 7 months. I have been thin for 57 years, eat a healthy diet and exercise daily. I just realized that this has to be as a result of the fosamax. I'm discontinuing the drug. Has anyone had a similar experiene? If so how long ...
My doctor took me off prozac & wellbutrin. He replaced these with cymbala. Meanwhile,I've been on sonata on and off for maybe a year - more off. I'm having a difficult time. The change in meds made me more depressed. I was self and overmedicating the sonata because all I wanted to do was ...
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