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    Side Effects

    List Lamictal side effects by likelihood and severity.

    The following side effects are associated with Lamictal:

    Common side effects of Lamictal:

    • FeverSevere
    • RashSevere
    • BackacheLess Severe
    • Blurred VisionLess Severe
    • Chest PainLess Severe
    • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
    • DizzyLess Severe
    • Double VisionLess Severe
    • DrowsinessLess Severe
    • Dry MouthLess Severe
    • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
    • Head PainLess Severe
    • InfectionLess Severe
    • Inflammation Of The NoseLess Severe
    • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
    • Low EnergyLess Severe
    • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
    • Throat IrritationLess Severe
    • Throwing UpLess Severe
    • UncoordinatedLess Severe

    Infrequent side effects of Lamictal:

    • Altered Mental StatusSevere
    • Easily Angered Or AnnoyedSevere
    • Toxic Effect On Brain Or Spinal Cord FunctionSevere
    • ConfusedLess Severe
    • ConstipationLess Severe
    • DiarrheaLess Severe
    • Feeling AnxiousLess Severe
    • IndigestionLess Severe
    • Inflammation Or Infection Of VaginaLess Severe
    • Involuntary Eye MovementLess Severe
    • Joint PainLess Severe
    • Loss Of AppetiteLess Severe
    • Mood ChangesLess Severe
    • Neck PainLess Severe
    • PainLess Severe
    • Painful PeriodsLess Severe
    • Problems With EyesightLess Severe
    • Weight LossLess Severe

    Rare side effects of Lamictal:

    • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
    • Acquired Decrease Of All Cells In The BloodSevere
    • Acute Renal FailureSevere
    • Acute Skin RashSevere
    • AnemiaSevere
    • Blood DisorderSevere
    • Breast TumorSevere
    • Constitutional Aplastic AnemiaSevere
    • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
    • Decreased Neutrophils A Type Of White Blood CellSevere
    • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
    • Deficiency Of Granulocytes A Type Of White Blood CellSevere
    • DRESS SyndromeSevere
    • DyskinesiaSevere
    • EpididymitisSevere
    • Erythema MultiformeSevere
    • Giant HivesSevere
    • Having Thoughts Of SuicideSevere
    • Hearing Loss From MedicationSevere
    • Hemolytic AnemiaSevere
    • Hypersensitivity Drug ReactionSevere
    • Increased Eosinophils In The BloodSevere
    • Inflammation Of The EsophagusSevere
    • Inflammation Of The Uvea Of The EyeSevere
    • Low Blood Counts Due To Bone Marrow FailureSevere
    • Lupus-Like SyndromeSevere
    • Meningitis Not Caused By An InfectionSevere
    • Multiple Organ FailureSevere
    • PancreatitisSevere
    • Periods Of Not BreathingSevere
    • Problems Metabolizing AlcoholSevere
    • Reduction In The Body's Resistance To InfectionSevere
    • Repeated Seizures With Unconsciousness Between EpisodesSevere
    • RhabdomyolysisSevere
    • Small Reddish-Purplish Pin-Point Sized Spots On The SkinSevere
    • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
    • SuicidalSevere
    • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
    • VasculitisSevere
    • Aggressive BehaviorLess Severe
    • ArthritisLess Severe
    • Burning StomachLess Severe
    • BurpingLess Severe
    • Canker SoreLess Severe
    • Cannot Empty BladderLess Severe
    • Chronic Muscle Twitches Or MovementsLess Severe
    • Difficult Or Painful UrinationLess Severe
    • Difficulty SpeakingLess Severe
    • Difficulty SwallowingLess Severe
    • Discharge Of Milk In Men Or Women When Not BreastfeedingLess Severe
    • Drooping Of The Upper EyelidLess Severe
    • Dry EyeLess Severe
    • EaracheLess Severe
    • Feeling Anger Toward SomethingLess Severe
    • Feeling WeakLess Severe
    • GoiterLess Severe
    • HallucinationLess Severe
    • Hemorrhage Of Blood Under The SkinLess Severe
    • HiccupsLess Severe
    • Hyperactive BehaviorLess Severe
    • Increased HungerLess Severe
    • Inflammation Of The BladderLess Severe
    • Inflammation Of The GumsLess Severe
    • Inflammation Of The Sac Surrounding The Joint - BursitisLess Severe
    • ItchingLess Severe
    • Lazy EyeLess Severe
    • Leg CrampsLess Severe
    • Loss Of MemoryLess Severe
    • Loss Of TasteLess Severe
    • Muscle WastingLess Severe
    • Muscle WeaknessLess Severe
    • Needing To Urinate ImmediatelyLess Severe
    • Numbness And TinglingLess Severe
    • Orgasm ProblemsLess Severe
    • Panic DisorderLess Severe
    • Problems With SmellLess Severe
    • Rapid Deep BreathingLess Severe
    • Ringing In The EarsLess Severe
    • Sensitive To LightLess Severe
    • Sinus Irritation And CongestionLess Severe
    • Sleep DisorderLess Severe
    • Swollen Lymph NodesLess Severe
    • Taste ProblemsLess Severe
    • TwitchingLess Severe
    • Urination During The NightLess Severe
    • YawningLess Severe

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