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... indicated because my blood pressure is already very low. I did get a migraine today, and had a sample of Zomig left over, and it worked pretty well, not completely, but such relief anyway. ... (4 replies)
... Does anyone have the experience of a migraine condition worsening with hypomania? ... (7 replies)
... daily Lamictal for bipolar. It's been 2 years now and it works great! I get a severe migraine about once a month. I took 200 mg tramadol for it, which worked out. ... (3 replies)

... Ahh, Okay. Yeah I get migraines here and there. Nothing like you get though. 16 days, WOW. And that's awesome your pdoc is also a neurologist. What makes one 'med resistant' ? I was thinking I was med resistant for awhile, considering it takes me high doses of Benzo's, and depression still remaining on ad's, but I hear thats pretty typical. Not to mention I haven't been on a... (27 replies)
... I also take Lamictal and have cluster migraines. What dose are you on now? ... (4 replies)
... Hello, everyone here, Just wondered - Lamictal was increased about 3 weeks ago It was working really well for migraine, and with the increase, migraines are coming back. I am not at all sure this is the connection, but just wondered if anyone had experienced a sudden appearance of side effects with such a small increase in a medication. Pdoc doesn't know, has never seen... (4 replies)
... I was tooting at how wonderful Lamictal has been for me and then whamo it through me into an extreme agitated agressive mixed state. ... (16 replies)
... my memory and causes some neurological deficit but I've been on it for 2.5 years and I've just kind of gotten used to it, It's the only thing that's worked as a migraine preventative so I don't have much choice on that one. ... (27 replies)
... Hi, I'm not alone, phew! I, too, have had migraines every since I was a litle kid (so did my brothers, father, and father's mother). Lamictal has helped a lot. I tried Depakote (drugged up, no go), and Topomax. I could not at all tolerate the latter - I got very dizzy and so nauseous that I couldn't think of eating anything. I have an eating disorder and have to... (7 replies)
... depressant....i'm sorry to hear that you didn't have a good experience on trileptal, i was considering doing that, but i need a migraine preventive as well, and those are limited.... ... (11 replies)
What to do?
Jan 7, 2005
... really depressed and realized i needed an antidepressant, so i went to my pshyciatrist and i told her what my neurologist suggested, so that i can still have my migraine prevention, well, she gave me lamictal.... ... (3 replies)
Memory loss
Dec 21, 2008
... I'm so glad your migraine is finally over. I know mine can last up to a week if I don't take my migraine meds. ... (20 replies)
... hi bunnylover, it sounds like you have been through a really tough time. are you on the highest doses of seroquel and lamictal. if so this might be why pdoc wants to add on another mood stabiliser. if the whole world is annoying you, you are right it might be clouding your judgement about pdoc! if you have tried other mood stabilisers before it is a good idea (as you said) to... (5 replies)
... First of all, just an FYI the Lamictal can mess with your eyesight, so you may need to go get it checked now that you've been on lamictal for a bit. Are your eyes blurry and double vision sometimes? ... (4 replies)
... Hi everyone. I am new. I am Bipolar 2 and was diagnosed 3 years ago. I am on Lamictal and have tried to couple it with other drugs (Invega and Litium). I didn't stay on either for long and think I am just going stick with my Lamictal. The past year in particular has been tough. I tend to spend more time on the depressed side. When I drink alcohol it is hard to stop... (6 replies)
I Can't Sleep!!
Sep 19, 2007
... Thanks for your opinion! I appreciate it a lot. I have not taken the Neurontin as of yet. The pdoc actually told me that he will give me samples of Lamictal next week when I go to Mayo Clinic, so I have an appointment set up with him again, which is good. I didn't realize that Effexor was so bad. ... (33 replies)
... Regalan can cause involuntary movements such as the neck & manniquine issue you had. Go to a different doctor and don't even mention to them or in your paper work when you 1st go that the dr said it was in your head or they really will assume that it is in your head (been there, done that). If the dr acts as if he does not know that Regalan can cause the issue you had... (28 replies)
... I take Lamictal myself. Personally, I like it. ... (28 replies)
... Okay I have a seizure disorder as well as Bi Polar. I take Topomax for my seizures and as a Cluster Migraine deterrent. I use a totally different med for mood stabilization in the BP, usually Lithium, lamictal, things like that. I think alot of it depends on your Dr. ... (1 replies)
... times a week and sometimes he would have one migraine lasting weeks at a time. ... (5 replies)




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