Lamotrigine

How It Works:

Lamotrigine is an anticonvulsant drug that belongs to a class of medications called phenyltriazines. Lamotrigine works by stabilizing the hyper-excited nerve fibers, and slowing abnormal nerve impulses in brain.

Side Effects:

irritability, Aggression, nausea, arthralgia, skin rash, vomiting, tremor, insomnia, pain, tiredness, somnolence, diarrhea, dizziness, agitation, dry mouth, back pain., headache

Used For:

Lamotrigine is used to treat partial seizures (fits due to involvement of only one side of brain), generalized tonic-clonic seizure (fits due to involvement of entire brain), bipolar disorder (alternating periods of excitation and depression), and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (a disorder that causes fits and delays development in children).

Instructions:

  • Do not start lamotrigine and consult your doctor if have kidney problems, Parkinson’s disease (movement disorder) have had rash or meningitis after taking lamotrigine or any medicines for epilepsy or bipolar disorder.
  • Ask for medical advice if you get suicidal thoughts, frequency of fits increases or worsens, or if you suffer from allergic reaction, life-threatening skin reaction, Stevens-Johnson syndrome (serious, widespread, allergic reaction with a rash involving the skin and internal lining of the organs), extensive peeling of skin (toxic epidermal necrolysis), ulcers in mouth, throat or genitals, sore mouth, red or swollen eyes, high temperature, flu like symptoms, drowsiness, swelling around face, swollen glands in neck, unexpected bleeding or bruising, sore throat, increased liver enzymes, increased white blood cells, reduced red blood cells, enlarged lymph after taking lamotrigine.
  • Lamotrigine is not a recommended treatment for bipolar disorder in children and adolescents under 18 years of age.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery until you feel well as lamotrigine can cause dizziness and blurred vision.
  • Do not stop taking lamotrigine until your doctor advises to do so and do not stop it abruptly.

Frequently Ask Questions:

Q. Is lamotrigine safe during pregnancy? Lamotrigine can harm the fetus, it should only be used during pregnancy if the potential benefits justify the potential risk to the baby. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.   Q. Is lamotrigine safe during breastfeeding? Lamotrigine passes into the breast milk and may not be safe for the breast-fed infant. It should only be used if no other alternative drug is available. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use.   Q. Is lamotrigine safe or dangerous?  Lamotrigine is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.   Q. Is lamotrigine a narcotic, benzo, antipsychotic, depression? Lamotrigine is not narcotic, benzo. Lamotrigine can be used to treat psychosis and depression.   Q. Is lamotrigine a benzodiazepine, selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor? Lamotrigine is not a benzodiazepine or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor.   Q. Is lamotrigine the same as Lamictal? Lamictal is the brand name of lamotrigine.   Q. Can lamotrigine be taken with ibuprofen, tramadol, pseudoephedrine (Sudafed), paracetamol (Tylenol), alprazolam (Xanax), gabapentin, Nyquil, Benadryl or Mucinex? Lamotrigine when taken with ibuprofen, benadryl, tramadol, pseudoephedrine, paracetamol, alprazolam, gabapentin, Nyquil or guaifenesin (Mucinex) can lead to increased side effect.   Q. Does lamotrigine get you high, cause insomnia, acne, anxiety, headache, diarrhea, erectile dysfunction or tremors? Lamotrigine can cause insomnia, acne, anxiety, headache, diarrhea, erectile dysfunction and tremors.
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