139 patient evaluations for Lamotrigine

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Oct 1, 2009 (Started )

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I didn't notice any help from this med

  • 0 helpful marks

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
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