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Condition: Bipolar Depression
12/10/2007 11:50:24 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

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Condition: Bipolar Depression
12/10/2007 11:01:41 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I also am experiencing swollen lymph glands. Overall though it has helped a lot, and the side effects are very mild compared to other medicines I have tried.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
12/6/2007 11:06:24 PM

Reviewer: famous120@aol.com, 19-24 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I developed swollen lymph glands.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
12/5/2007 8:48:52 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Exactly 2 weeks after starting lamictal, I developed a serious tremor in my left hand, headache and dizziness, and suicidal thoughts. Noone would listen to me about it being a reaction to the med. 3 different practitioners made me feel I was losing my mind. 5 days after stopping it symptoms got better and improved daily until gone. Never again will I be made to feel like I don't know my own bo ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Bipolar Depression
12/5/2007 11:55:20 AM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
Do not take with Acetaminophen. NO Darvocet, NO Lorcet, No Vicodin. Tylenol increases the rate Lamictal is broken down. Very bad mood swing and fatigue. OK to TAKE Vicoprofen. ALSO, adjust dosage with Depakote. I love Lamictal !!!

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