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Lamictal
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Latuda
Other name: Lamotrigine (Lamotrigine)
Other name: lurasidone (lurasidone)
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Lamotrigine, marketed in the US as Lamictal by GlaxoSmithKline, is an anticonvulsant drug used in the treatment of epilepsy and bipolar disorder. It is also used as an adjunct in treating depression, though this is considered off-label usage. Fo...
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Lurasidone (trade name Latuda) is an atypical antipsychotic developed by Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma. It was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treatment of schizophrenia on October 29, 2010 and is currently pending approval ...
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Lamotrigine, marketed in the US as Lamictal by GlaxoSmithKline, is an anticonvulsant drug used in the treatment of epilepsy and bipolar disorder. It is also used as an adjunct in treating depression, though this is considered off-label usage. Fo...
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Lurasidone (trade name Latuda) is an atypical antipsychotic developed by Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma. It was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for treatment of schizophrenia on October 29, 2010 and is currently pending approval ...
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yet different. This combination has been very helpful...
" ...Lithium, and an antipsychotic, Latuda. Abilify is also an antipsychotic drug similar to Latuda, yet different. This combination has been very helpful ...had to be added to help with the depres... "

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for the lamictal, it has been so effective for her sister,...
" ...more. Well, we took Geodon away and added Latuda, then the other two (Lamictal and lithium) were added to give the Latuda time to work. As for the lamictal, it has been so effective for her siste... "

20 mg Latuda, 300 Lamictal, and 225 Welbrintin currently....
" ...Latuda and Welbrintin are new. It sucks but the only way to see if they are truly the right ones is to try them for 4 to 6 wks. Are side effects causing anything? I've got a skin hair loss issue ... "

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ago. I was abruptly taken off Lamictal and put on Latuda...
" ...entry-content I just started taking Latuda two weeks ago. I was abruptly taken off Lamictal and put ...the most part, I'm feeling better on Latuda. I ... "

dose, I take it at dinner time and have had no side effects...
" ...only up to 25mg everyday and week 5 I go up to 50mg. Still always to go, it is starting to help already and I've have Zero side effects. The Pdoc also started me on Latuda at the same time also... "

Lamictal tonight. Had to stop Latuda, caused me horrid...
" ...tonight. Had to stop Latuda, caused me horrid muscle pain. Last few... "

slowly coming out of it. The latuda seems to be helping. We...
" ...for 4 months and I'm slowly coming out of it. The latuda seems to be helping. We are on the same meds! I'm on lamictal, latuda and neurontin. But I'm also ...yr Dr. How much latuda are you on? ... "

" ...jsjt started latuda this evening while ...the sudden from lamictal: ear ringing - like locust ...so I hope latuda doesn't cause too much weight... "

did help my mood. I had dystonia from Latuda after taking...
" Latuda did help my mood. I had dystonia from Latuda after taking it a while. ...transitioned to Geodon and lamictal. Don't stop taki... "

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made me incapable of putting a sentence together....
" Lamictal made me incapable of putting a sentence together.   Latuda is an excellent choice, very pro-cognitive and... "

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