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Condition: Bipolar Depression
8/14/2012 5:28:17 PM

Reviewer: jrtaylor001, 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I've ben on lamotrigine for about 90 days now and have alot of the listed side effects, nausea, sleeplessness, etc, oh and wicked constapation, but the treatment seems to work. I am still in a depressive mood most of the time but not outbursting or screaming at anyone, insomnea and tiredness and alittle weight gain, 5 lbs

Condition: Bipolar Depression
3/21/2012 6:46:56 PM

Reviewer: bri-lisa, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
WAS GIVEN TO ME FOR SLEEP IT ACTUALLY DEPRIVED ME OF SLEEP MADE ME HAVE GODZILLA SIZED MOOD SWINGS ANGER TO CRYING AND PUT ME IN A MANIC STATE THE ENTIRE TIME I TOOK IT (2 WEEKS) BEGGED DOCTOR TO TAKE ME OFF AND GIVE ME SOMETHING ELSE.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
9/20/2011 1:58:07 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have been taking this drug 100mg for almost a year. My drpression and panci attack seems under controll, but I do gain some weight, and feld sleepy in day time, can't sleep at night, need sleep aid help me to sleep. lock of energy.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
4/24/2011 3:39:44 PM

Reviewer: 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I've been taking the Lamictal ODT Oral 200mg now for five months and have noticed a great difference on it. With just starting with the titration of 25 to 50 to 100. The first week I noticed that I still had symptoms of insomnia, suicidal thoughts, rapid thoughts and voices, along with things not really being there. These symptoms became mild that I was about to feel much better than I had bee ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bipolar Depression
2/19/2011 5:18:38 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

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