Lamictal XR (Blue) Side Effects by Likelihood and Severity

COMMON side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Fever
  • Rash

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Backache
  • Blurred Vision
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Trouble Sleeping
  • Dizzy
  • Double Vision
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry Mouth
  • Feel Like Throwing Up
  • Head Pain
  • Infection
  • Inflammation Of The Nose
  • Low Energy
  • Shaking Extremities
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Throat Irritation
  • Throwing Up
  • Uncoordinated

INFREQUENT side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Altered Mental Status
  • Easily Angered Or Annoyed
  • Toxic Effect On Brain Or Spinal Cord Function

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Confused
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Feeling Anxious
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation Or Infection Of Vagina
  • Involuntary Eye Movement
  • Joint Pain
  • Loss Of Appetite
  • Mood Changes
  • Neck Pain
  • Pain
  • Painful Periods
  • Problems With Eyesight
  • Weight Loss

RARE side effects


If experienced, these tend to have a Severe expression

  • Abnormal Liver Function Tests
  • Acquired Decrease Of All Cells In The Blood
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Acute Skin Rash
  • Anemia
  • Blood Disorder
  • Breast Tumor
  • Decreased Blood Platelets
  • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • Decreased White Blood Cells
  • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood Cell
  • DRESS Syndrome
  • Dyskinesia
  • Epididymitis
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Giant Hives
  • Having Thoughts Of Suicide
  • Hearing Loss
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis
  • Hypersensitivity Drug Reaction
  • Increased Eosinophils In The Blood
  • Inflammation Of The Esophagus
  • Inflammation Of The Uvea Of The Eye
  • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow Failure
  • Lupus-Like Syndrome
  • Meningitis Not Caused By An Infection
  • Multiple Organ Failure
  • Pancreatitis
  • Problems Metabolizing Alcohol
  • Pure Red Cell Aplasia
  • Reduction In The Body's Resistance To Infection
  • Repeated Seizures With Unconsciousness Between Episodes
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Short Periods Of Not Breathing
  • Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots On The Skin
  • ST Segment Changes On EKG
  • Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
  • Suicidal
  • Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
  • Vasculitis

If experienced, these tend to have a Less Severe expression

  • Aggressive Behavior
  • Arthritis
  • Burning Stomach
  • Burping
  • Canker Sore
  • Cannot Empty Bladder
  • Chronic Muscle Twitches Or Movements
  • Difficult Or Painful Urination
  • Difficulty Swallowing
  • Discharge Of Milk In Men Or Women When Not Breastfeeding
  • Drooping Of The Upper Eyelid
  • Dry Eye
  • Dysarthria
  • Earache
  • Feeling Anger Toward Something
  • Feeling Weak
  • Goiter
  • Hallucination
  • Hemorrhage Of Blood Under The Skin
  • Hiccups
  • Hyperactive Behavior
  • Increased Hunger
  • Inflammation Of The Bladder
  • Inflammation Of The Gums
  • Inflammation Of The Sac Surrounding The Joint - Bursitis
  • Itching
  • Lazy Eye
  • Leg Cramps
  • Loss Of Memory
  • Loss Of Taste
  • Muscle Wasting
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Needing To Urinate Immediately
  • Numbness And Tingling
  • Orgasm Problems
  • Panic Disorder
  • Problems With Smell
  • Rapid Deep Breathing
  • Ringing In The Ears
  • Sensitive To Light
  • Sinus Irritation And Congestion
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Swollen Lymph Nodes
  • Taste Problems
  • Twitching
  • Urination During The Night
  • Yawning

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