Lamictal

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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 - 208 posts discuss Sun Sensitivity with Lamictal. Sun Sensitivity is #58 concern in Lamictal discussions.
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and lamictal dryness/itchiness my skin burns all the...
" ...time. Between the sun sensitivity from thorazine (it's awful, my ...sun exposure) and lamictal dryness/itchiness my skin burns all the time. The only thing i have found that helps is A&D ointm... "

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more of a sun-sensitivity reaction than Lamictal, though,...
" ...itching), I take 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 tha... "

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

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

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I'd still give the Lamictal more time to start working. I...
" ...my experience photosensitivity and sun sensitivity have often gone together -- make ...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 ...face . I am also on Lamictal for seizures and Lexapro (10mg)... "

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I'd still give the Lamictal more time to start working. I...
" ...class='post entry-content in my experience photosensitivity and sun ...wearing enough sunscreen. I'd still give the Lamictal more time to start working. I didn't... "

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I'd still give the Lamictal more time to start working. I...
" ...my experience photosensitivity and sun sensitivity have often gone together -- make ...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/photosensit... "

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I'd still give the Lamictal more time to start working. I...
" ...class='post entry-content in my experience photosensitivity and sun ...wearing enough sunscreen. I'd still give the Lamictal more time to start working. I didn't... "

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