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Other names: Lamotrigine, Lamictal XR
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Lamotrigine, marketed in the US as Lamictal by GlaxoSmithKline, is an anticonvulsant drug used in the treatment of epilepsy and...
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Does Lamictal cause Sun Sensitivity ?

#58 in Lamictal discussions - 210 posts discuss Sun Sensitivity with Lamictal. Sun Sensitivity is #58 concern in Lamictal discussions.
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nd lamictal dryness/itchiness my skin burns all the t...
" ...the time. Between the sun sensitivity from thorazine (it's awful, my skin ...of sun exposure) and lamictal dryness/itchiness my skin burns all the time. The only thing i have found that helps is A&D... "

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of a sun-sensitivity reaction than Lamictal, though, does...
" ...claritin. I think lithium has more of a sun-sensitivity reaction than Lamictal, though, doesnt it? Maybe your dr can take you off the lithium since youre on Lamictal now. All that being said,... "

Lamictal, it is a great mood stabilizer (I take it and nev...
" ...posts. As for the Lamictal, it is a great mood stabilizer (I take it and never ...likely, it is a reaction with Lamictal as heat and direct ...sunlight as my skin has become a bit photosensitive. There is... "

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can get a lot worse with Lamictal, but more people have a...
" The photosensitivity is more likely to happen with carbamazepine than Lamictal. It can get a lot worse with Lamictal, but... "

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still give the Lamictal more time to start working. I didn...
" in my experience photosensitivity and sun sensitivity have often gone together -- make sure ...are wearing enough sunscreen. I'd still give the Lamictal more time to start working. I didn't find... "

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. I am also on Lamictal for seizures and Lexapro (10mg)...
" Has anyone ever experience your skin being sensitive to the sun being on Topomax? I am ...my face . I am also on Lamictal for seizures and Lexapro (10mg)... "

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ill give the Lamictal more time to start working. I didn't...
" div itemprop=\"commentText\" class='post entry-content in my experience photosensitivity and sun sensitivity have ...you are wearing enough sunscreen. I'd still give the Lamictal more... "

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still give the Lamictal more time to start working. I didn...
" in my experience photosensitivity and sun sensitivity have often gone together -- make sure ...are wearing enough sunscreen. I'd still give the Lamictal more time to start working. I didn't find... "

and 100 at night). I still get the little myoclonic jerks...
" ...complete control with 200mg of Lamictal (100 in morning and 100 at night). I still get the little myoclonic jerks, but no grand mals. ...showed an abnormal reaction to light/photosensitivit... "

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ill give the Lamictal more time to start working. I didn't...
" div itemprop=\"commentText\" class='post entry-content in my experience photosensitivity and sun sensitivity have ...you are wearing enough sunscreen. I'd still give the Lamictal... "

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