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Condition: Bipolar Depression
11/9/2010 5:03:16 PM

Reviewer: catp, 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Ive been on this drug for a few weeks and I've noticed that I feel more balanced and in control. I have Bipolar 1 and have always suffered from severe mood swings. My roommate even notices a difference since I've been taking Lamictal. I've been experiencing some insomnia, nausea and loss of appetite. But they are managable. I drink vanilla sleepytime teqa to help sleep and its doesnt i ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bipolar Depression
11/6/2010 12:15:40 AM

Reviewer: skram711, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
It helps keep the manic portion of bipolar in check. but sometimes I need a higher dose for it work. I've tried 100mg, 150mg, and 200mg. I like the 200mg best for controling the manic part of bipolar disorder. right now I'm on 150mg and I get manic attacks where I can't calm down and am extremely restless so I have to take a half of another 100mg to level me out. I plan to ask my Dr. ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bipolar Depression
8/11/2010 3:28:22 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have never felt so mean,agitated,rage,can't sleep,angry at eveything,nervous,shaky.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
7/13/2010 10:01:12 PM

Reviewer: sassy123, 45-54 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
my docter says im not bipolar ive tried every anti deprssant none work for depression so he put me on lamictal,seems to work better only on it 3 weeks

Condition: Bipolar Depression
7/10/2010 6:52:28 PM

Reviewer: 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I am sleepy, having problems w/my sodium.

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