Lamictal XR 100mg Tablet

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Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Lamictal 100mg Tablet SR

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Primarily used for

Seizures, Mania
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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₹18.6/Tablet SR
30 tablet sr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Lamictal Tablet SR

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Uses of Lamictal Tablet SR

Lamictal XR 100mg Tablet is used in the treatment of seizures and mania.
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Side effects of Lamictal Tablet SR

Common

Skin rash, Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Dry mouth, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Sleepiness, Joint pain, Dizziness, Back pain, Irritability, Weight loss, Agitation, Fatigue, Diarrhoea, Tremor.

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How to use Lamictal Tablet SR

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Lamictal XR 100mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Lamictal Tablet SR works

Lamictal xr 100mg tablet is an antiepileptic medication. It controls seizures or fits by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.

In Depth Information on Lamictal Tablet SR

Warnings
Special precautions for Lamictal XR 100mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Lamictal XR 100mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lamictal XR 100mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Lamictal XR 100mg Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

Monitor the baby for rash, sleepiness or poor sucking. Also, get the platelet count and liver function test done periodically.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Lamictal XR 100mg Tablet can cause dizziness and double vision. This may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Lamictal XR 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in pati
ents with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lamictal XR 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Lamictal XR 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in pati
ents with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lamictal XR 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Frisium 5mg Tablet, Zee 2mg Tablet, Zep 10mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Lamotrigine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Lamictal 100mg Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions for Lamotrigine

Lamictal is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Lamictal is not narcotic, benzo. Lamictal can be used to treat psychosis and depression
Lamictal is not a benzodiazepine or selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor
Lamictal is the brand name of Lamictal
Q. Can lamotrigine be taken with ibuprofen, tramadol, pseudoephedrine (Sudafed), paracetamol (Tylenol), alprazolam (Xanax), gabapentin, Nyquil, Benadryl or Mucinex?
Lamotrigine when taken with ibuprofen, benadryl, tramadol, pseudoephedrine, paracetamol, alprazolam, gabapentin, Nyquil or guaifenesin (Mucinex) can lead to increased side effect
Lamictal can cause insomnia, acne, anxiety, headache, diarrhea, erectile dysfunction and tremors.
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