139 patient evaluations for Lamotrigine

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Sep 22, 2008 (Started Jun 15, 2007)

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

Aug 26, 2008 (Started Jun 15, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (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 30, 2008 (Started Jun 09, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (scars, rash on face)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: My favourite meds actually. Never felt so good mentally, so thats why we tryied to put me on it twice. But both times I got some serious rash and the doctors assumed it was Stevens–Johnson syndrome. Still have nasty scars left from that shit. Oh well. I survived at least.
Side effects: rash on face, scars

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 29, 2008 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 150 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

May 27, 2008 (Started May 25, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for major depressive disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe (rash or skin problems)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 13, 2008 (Started Mar 14, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for seizures (absence or petit mal))
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 22, 2008 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for bipolar I disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for borderline personality disorder)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 300 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Side effects were severe

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 1, 2007 (Started Jun 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Severe (rashes (redness, swelling))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I wound up with the medicine causing my body to eat the skin off my hands and feet.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: rashes (redness, swelling), rashes (redness, swelling)

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 1, 2007 (Started Jun 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (rashes (redness, swelling))
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Daily
Advice & Tips: I wound up with the medicine causing my body to eat the skin off my hands and feet.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: rashes (redness, swelling), rashes (redness, swelling)

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 15, 2004 (Started Oct 01, 2003)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for epilepsy)
  • Side effects
    Severe
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 25 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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