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... I take Lamictal and Lexapro, and do have moments where I can't find the words I want to say. I also have moments where I stop mid sentence and "zone out" for a few seconds and completely forget what the subject was. This doesn't happen all of the time, it is mostly late afternoon or evening. ... (6 replies)
... I have been taking lamictal 100mg for 4 years. I was prescribed it as a mood stabilizer. I stopped taking it 3 weeks ago, but began to take it again at the full dosage a 2 weeks ago. ... (2 replies)
... Hi everyone. New here. Just started on lamictal and having terrible nightmares. Paranoia, headaches dizziness, confusion among other things. I am on 50 mg and on week 4 of my starter pack. besides all side effects my mood is much better. ... (6 replies)

... Interesting responses! The most unnerving side effect IS the loss of clarity for me. When I'm pressured to think quick at school, my mind gets confused and the answers aren't there. ... (6 replies)
... Odd but i have the opposite effect, I find it helps with clarity and it returned my short term memory, I find I think faster, remember more, and are more organized now mentally than I have been in a long time. ... (6 replies)
... Thanks so much for posting this topic. I've been thinking about this lately. I used to be so much sharper and smarter and quicker. Now I feel dumber than a box of rocks at times. I can't think like I used to. ... (6 replies)
... It is probably a combination of Abilify and Lamictal. I take these two meds and I understand how you feel. It's this blah "brain dead" feeling. ... (6 replies)
... Has anyone who is taking Lamictal encountered slight memory loss or confusion? ... (6 replies)
... almost 2 months now. Was having anxiety attacks, crying, irritable etc.... It has helped with that to a degree, the anxiety is better. but still have no energy and still have confusion and still getting irritated.... ... (1 replies)
... I don't have a problem with memory loss, but I have a photographic memory and it may have gone down a few notches. ... (39 replies)
... i have found lately that i keep bumping into things and have broken mugs and an ashtray. i don't usually break things. also have to keep checking what i'm typing as i make mistakes that i never did before! ... (39 replies)
... seaturtle, how are you doing? did tell pdoc this morning about cutting but haven't heard back from him yet! like a small child am almost afraid of what he'll say even though i know that he'll be kind about it (i hope!). increased lamictal to 325 today and abilify to three times/day yesterday which did help but not at three o clock in the morning. a cure all pill would be... (39 replies)
... o longer have much tremor or ataxia or brain blip since the tiny reduction in Lamictal. I do have a jerking of my hands sometimes when I go to pick something up, and I drop a lot of things unless I make myself aware of my hands and grip things hard. ... (39 replies)
... k it , i cut again last night. not as bad though and i don't think this time i feel the need to continue to another 100, also don't think i'll tell pdoc! don't want him to know i broke the contract! ... (39 replies)
... NO i don't split the dose of lamictal but effect improved when i added abilify. ... (39 replies)
... Huh, you just taught me something. I wondered why I feel so crummy in the evening and morning before I take my meds. ... (39 replies)
... glad that worry is removed from your shoulders! also hope reduction in lamictal doesn't throw you out. maybe pdoc could add in something to boost it? ... (39 replies)
... I am having tremor, dropping things, some incoordination, ataxia. She said Lamictal probably is the culprit, so I'm going to try reducing it. I hope I can, because without Lamictal, well, I don't function well. ... (39 replies)
... Yes BP fogs are quite normal. What meds are you on, I can't remember. I'm on Lamictal, Cymbalta, Abilify, Buspar, and Topomax....and several of these cause my brain for. ... (39 replies)
... Yes, that dx can come up and hit you in the face. ... (36 replies)

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