Lamictal and Edema - from FDA reports
Edema 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 Cymbalta, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Edema with Lamictal. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 51,830 people who have side effects when taking Lamictal from FDA , and is updated regularly.
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On Nov, 19, 2017
51,830 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal.
Among them, 269 people (0.52%) have Edema
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Lamictal when people have Edema *:
- < 1 month: 52.63 %
- 1 - 6 months: 35.09 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.75 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 5.26 %
- 5 - 10 years: 5.26 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Edema when taking Lamictal *:
- female: 80.61 %
- male: 19.39 %
Age of people who have Edema when taking Lamictal *:
- 0-1: 0.47 %
- 2-9: 1.41 %
- 10-19: 6.57 %
- 20-29: 9.86 %
- 30-39: 16.9 %
- 40-49: 26.76 %
- 50-59: 17.37 %
- 60+: 20.66 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (30 people, 11.15%)
- Depression (25 people, 9.29%)
- Muscle Spasms (19 people, 7.06%)
- Stress And Anxiety (17 people, 6.32%)
- Restless Leg Syndrome (16 people, 5.95%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Cymbalta (44 people, 16.36%)
- Zometa (43 people, 15.99%)
- Keppra (37 people, 13.75%)
- Xanax (35 people, 13.01%)
- Percocet (34 people, 12.64%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Rashes (113 people, 42.01%)
- Pain (84 people, 31.23%)
- Fatigue (67 people, 24.91%)
- Depression (61 people, 22.68%)
- Nausea (50 people, 18.59%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Hi. I'm 83 years old. have been taking Lamictal (250 mg/day) for about 6-7 years for peripheral neuropathy, both feet. Effectiveness is now minimal. Neurologist suggests I start taking Lyrica. He says I can wait 3 weeks (when I see him again) before titrating the lamictal down. anyone done ...
My husband is taking Keppra to help with muscle cramping/spasms due to a spinal cord injury. He has most of the listed side effects such as, mood swings, depression, coordination, muscle weakness very depressed but he also has severe edema in his feet and now lower legs as well. Cant see where ...