Who have Night sweats with Lamictal - from FDA reports


Night sweats is found among people who take Lamictal, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Klonopin, and have Depression. This study is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 57,544 people who have side effects when taking Lamictal from FDA, and is updated regularly.

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On Feb, 15, 2019

57,544 people reported to have side effects when taking Lamictal.
Among them, 149 people (0.26%) have Night sweats


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Lamictal cause Night sweats?

Time on Lamictal when people have Night sweats *:

  • < 1 month: 18.18 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 31.82 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 13.64 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4.55 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 22.73 %
  • 10+ years: 9.09 %

Gender of people who have Night sweats when taking Lamictal *:

  • female: 70 %
  • male: 30 %

Age of people who have Night sweats when taking Lamictal *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.85 %
  • 10-19: 1.71 %
  • 20-29: 8.55 %
  • 30-39: 29.06 %
  • 40-49: 17.95 %
  • 50-59: 24.79 %
  • 60+: 17.09 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  1. Depression: 26 people, 17.45%
  2. Narcolepsy (brain's inability to regulate sleep-wake cycles normally): 15 people, 10.07%
  3. Stress And Anxiety: 14 people, 9.40%
  4. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 12 people, 8.05%
  5. Fibromyalgia (a long-term condition which causes pain all over the body): 8 people, 5.37%
  6. Osteoporosis (bones weak and more likely to break): 8 people, 5.37%
  7. Pain: 7 people, 4.70%
  8. Mood Swings (an extreme or rapid change in mood): 6 people, 4.03%
  9. Cataplexy (loss of muscle tone accompanied by full conscious awareness): 6 people, 4.03%
  10. Neuropathy Peripheral (surface nerve damage): 6 people, 4.03%

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  1. Klonopin: 23 people, 15.44%
  2. Xanax: 21 people, 14.09%
  3. Seroquel: 19 people, 12.75%
  4. Xyrem: 17 people, 11.41%
  5. Paxil: 16 people, 10.74%
  6. Wellbutrin: 15 people, 10.07%
  7. Clonazepam: 13 people, 8.72%
  8. Zoloft: 12 people, 8.05%
  9. Depakote: 11 people, 7.38%
  10. Vicodin: 10 people, 6.71%

Top other side effects for these people *:

  1. Fatigue (feeling of tiredness): 30 people, 20.13%
  2. Stress And Anxiety: 29 people, 19.46%
  3. Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit): 29 people, 19.46%
  4. Headache (pain in head): 28 people, 18.79%
  5. Dizziness: 28 people, 18.79%
  6. Joint Pain: 23 people, 15.44%
  7. Insomnia (sleeplessness): 23 people, 15.44%
  8. Fever: 23 people, 15.44%
  9. Chest Pain: 21 people, 14.09%
  10. Rashes (redness): 20 people, 13.42%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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