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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Lamictal ODT Starter (Orange) Oral.

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Condition: Bipolar Depression
10/10/2013 11:53:24 AM

Reviewer: 45-54 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Bipolar Depression
3/21/2012 3:38:37 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
easy to use, few side effects, still able to "feel". Best medication I've used. I take this and Effexor.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
8/18/2011 9:38:13 AM

Reviewer: Tryinghard, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I am on my second week with this medication. Perhaps this isn't long enough. I find that I am having mood swings. Dr. never said I was bipolar. Since adding it to my other meds at night I am sleeping solid but have a hard time shaking it off in the morning.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
5/13/2011 1:56:06 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am on this and a combination of 4 other drugs. It's the best thing i have been on yet. I dont feel so overwhlemed by my emotions or just rage out over little things. I feel normal i have energy and am sleeping much better. I think it works great.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
1/1/2011 11:11:20 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have been on this med for about 2 mos. Have not seen any improvement, in fact, symptoms seem to be increasing. It is very easy to use and does not leave an after taste, however, don't feel benefit is worth continuing.

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