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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Lamictal Oral.

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Condition: Bipolar Depression
11/23/2007 11:48:57 PM

Reviewer: debs, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I've only taken Lamictal for approx 10 weeks and have noticed a real change in my mood swings and depression.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
11/23/2007 7:25:12 PM

Reviewer: bhogle, 45-54 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

Comment:
This drug has absolutley changed my life. Even though I have been taking Effexor for 2 years, I had never been diagnosed as bi-polar. This has virtually stopped my mood swings.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
11/21/2007 9:40:28 PM

Reviewer: kmd, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Lamictal for 9 years now and it is the only medication that I do not have side effects from. Lamictal does not make me feel "drugged" which is a real plus for me and it did not make me gain weight.

Condition: Bipolar Depression
11/16/2007 12:23:21 PM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
The first time in a long time that I have felt stable and hot having the huge twist and turns, ups and downs!

Condition: Bipolar Depression
11/15/2007 4:09:32 PM

Reviewer: 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on many different meds, and this one works great for cyclothymic/bipolar disorder. i feel much more at ease, and not cycling like i was. very good med for me.

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