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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of lamotrigine oral.

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Condition: Bipolar Depression
10/19/2013 1:38:53 PM

Reviewer: grammyd, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
After several years of trying other meds, lamotragine/Lamictal was prescribed and it has been life changing. It does take some time for maximum effectiveness but I have been on the same doseage for 7 years with no distructive manic episodes. I also take cymbalta.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
10/4/2013 9:01:28 PM

Reviewer: weeza, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
This is the only drug which helps with the depression part of my being Bipolar.. I do take xanax with it for my anxiety..I do believe the brand name drug Lamictal works much better , but my insurance will not pay for it.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
9/29/2013 1:05:10 AM

Reviewer: Misselect , 35-44 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:
For 15 yrs I was put on to many antidepressants to list. Everyone in my life can tell a huge difference. Part of bipolar is thinking your all better and stopping your meds. Within 2 days I hit a low and can't think rationally. As soon as I am back on it I am level headed. Only bad part is my memory has gotten bad. Could be hormonal though. I had a total hysterectomy. Overall this drug probably ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bipolar Depression
8/15/2013 9:52:13 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Slowly thinking clearer. and my mood swings are less frequent.and my depression seems to be getting better. But its only been 2 weeks, so still in testing mode. So far seems to be working .Having some weight gain, and not peeing much., don't know if its due to meds yet.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
8/12/2013 2:43:47 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I think too much of this medicine is giving me insomnia.

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