Lamictal and Flatulence - from FDA reports


Summary

Flatulence is found among people who take Lamictal, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Chantix, and have Quit smoking. This review analyzes which people have Flatulence 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 Dec, 24, 2017

51,830 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal.
Among them, 119 people (0.23%) have Flatulence


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lamictal cause Flatulence?

Time on Lamictal when people have Flatulence *:

  • < 1 month: 40 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 30 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 5 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 15 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Flatulence when taking Lamictal *:

  • female: 74.79 %
  • male: 25.21 %

Age of people who have Flatulence when taking Lamictal *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 5.21 %
  • 10-19: 10.42 %
  • 20-29: 5.21 %
  • 30-39: 15.62 %
  • 40-49: 18.75 %
  • 50-59: 28.12 %
  • 60+: 16.67 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Quit Smoking (21 people, 17.65%)
  • Depression (12 people, 10.08%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (8 people, 6.72%)
  • Gaucher's Disease (6 people, 5.04%)
  • Convulsion (5 people, 4.20%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Chantix (22 people, 18.49%)
  • Nexium (20 people, 16.81%)
  • Xanax (18 people, 15.13%)
  • Keppra (16 people, 13.45%)
  • Klonopin (15 people, 12.61%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Diarrhea (38 people, 31.93%)
  • Nausea (33 people, 27.73%)
  • Headache (29 people, 24.37%)
  • Dizziness (27 people, 22.69%)
  • Fatigue (26 people, 21.85%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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