Lamotrigine

klmichael's Lamotrigine History (Stopped)
As needed Apr 15, 2011 - Jul 10, 2012
Stopped Doctor's advice, Other, and Side effects too severe Jul 10, 2012

klmichael's Lamotrigine is for…

  • Neuro pain, both elbows
  • Muscle and joint pain

klmichael's side effects of Lamotrigine…

  • Swelling in legs, feet and ankles Apr 15, 2011

Evaluations


Jul 10, 2012

Dosage
As needed
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Muscle and joint pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Neuro pain, both elbows)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Swelling in legs, feet and ankles)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Cost
< $25 monthly

Mar 27, 2012

Dosage
As needed
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Neuro pain, both elbows)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Muscle and joint pain)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (Swelling in legs, feet and ankles)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Cost
< $25 monthly

About Lamotrigine (Prescription Drug)

Lamotrigine is an anticonvulsant that is used alone or in combination with other medications to treat seizures in adults and children who are at least 2 years old. Lamotrigine is also used as maintenance treatment for bipolar I disorder.

Learn more about Lamotrigine in our Lamotrigine Community Report.