138 patient evaluations for Lamotrigine

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Sep 23, 2009 (Started Jun 08, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dizziness, problems concentrating)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Side effects: problems concentrating, dizziness

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 21, 2009 (Started Jul 16, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 100 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 15, 2009 (Started Dec 12, 1999)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Moderate
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 29, 2009 (Started Mar 12, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 175 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 27, 2009 (Started Jan 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Side effects: I forgot I keep falling and bang my self up fairly bad, like cuts and bruises especially on my legs and arms I feel humiliated!, falls, easily angry, itching, nightmares, dizziness, headaches, dizziness, headaches

Feb 17, 2009 (Started Jan 14, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    Mild (dizziness, headaches)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: no real comment at this time
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: I forgot I keep falling and bang my self up fairly bad, like cuts and bruises especially on my legs and arms I feel humiliated!, falls, easily angry, itching, nightmares, dizziness, headaches, dizziness, headaches

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 24, 2009 (Started Sep 25, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: so far I think it's helped me quite a bit.

  • 1 helpful mark

Jun 23, 2009 (Started Jan 06, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Side effects
    Mild (dry mouth, word fishing, sore throat, headaches, problems concentrating, nasal congestion, word finding difficulty)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: sore throat, word finding difficulty, word fishing, dry mouth, headaches, problems concentrating, nasal congestion, problems concentrating, nasal congestion

  • 2 helpful marks

Jun 6, 2009 (Started Jun 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for bipolar rapid cycling)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

May 15, 2009 (Started Nov 23, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 375 mg Daily

May 12, 2009 (Started Nov 23, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This treatment doesn't seem to be working for me.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 1 helpful mark

May 5, 2009 (Started Jan 25, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 400 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: It is not effective for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) over the long term. My Psychiatrist agrees and is placing me on Depakote at our next meeting, as he is waiting for the blood panels to come back first.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 6, 2009 (Started Jan 25, 2006)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I'm sure it does something, but what it is is unclear to me at this writing.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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