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... Lamictal can be very activating, but I agree with the others that you should discuss this with your pdoc. Good luck! (5 replies)
... I take Lamictal in the morning. If I take it at night I don't sleep as well. I think someone here told me it was "activating. ... (5 replies)
... I take 300mg of Lamictal first thing in the morning. Now, that's the only drug I take at this time, so I agree to check with your doc. ... (5 replies)

... Talk to your doctor, preferably. In general, lamictal can be taken either at night or in the morning, but I don't know about that with your particular meds. ... (5 replies)
... My dr. told me to discontinue the lithium when I began the Lamictal starter pack. ... (21 replies)
... Hi, I began the Lamictal starter pack four days ago (currently @ 25 mg). I've been getting very sleepy every day--sleeping ten hours plus napping several more. Have gotten a couple of rough headaches, not quite migraines, but they still made me wince. I found this site by Googling on the side effects. It seems a lot of people experience the med as a stimulant. :yawn: (21 replies)
Lamictal
Jun 3, 2011
... You should be feeling alot different by now, I have been on it 3 weeks and already notiice a difference and I a on the starter pack, 25mg- then 50mg and next week i go up to 100mg. good luck!! (5 replies)
... My 12 year old was recently started on Lamictal for "mood disorder NOS" following a SPECT scan. She is finishing her starter pack and just got a refill of 100 mg tablets to use for the next month, before increasing the dosage again. ... (12 replies)
... You should call your psychiatrist to be sure, but I take mine at bedtime. I have no problems with this. (5 replies)
... I am not sure when to take this med. I take Lithium 450mg 2x @night and Celexa 40mg @night. Can someone help me? (5 replies)
... I'm going to see him next wednesday night, and I will definitely ask him about the starter pack. Thanks Kat! ... (5 replies)
... I would ask your pdoc to give you a starter pack so you don't have to waste your money meds until you get to yoru therapeutic dose. I can't beleive he's not doing it that way already. ... (5 replies)
... I'm on the name brand starter pack. ... (14 replies)
... I am on day number 6 of the starter pack of Lamictal 25 mg. ... (3 replies)
... Wow, I just started a new thread on lamictal, why I wasn't feeling like I was supposed to... I started a couple mo back, did the brand name starter pack, and then 2 mo brand name 100mg. Then, about a week ago, I started generic, and I definately don't feel like I "should. ... (14 replies)
... yup i would call your pdoc. so that is why i am itchy? my back itches so bad right now it drives me nuts. this goes away? i'm on week five of the starter pack, 100 mg, took my second dose last night (6 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. ... (6 replies)
Lamictal Rash?
Feb 4, 2008
... Because of the fact that I live 4 hours away from my pdoc and cannot find adequate treatment where I live, I had to go off Lamictal for about two weeks while waiting to get a prescription. ... (7 replies)
Lamictal question:
Jan 31, 2008
... I tried to do what you're doing. My arm broke out in a rash on the third week. I backed down to what the starter pack recommended and the rash went away in a few days. ... (13 replies)
... I got the starter pack from my doc. It was 2 weeks at 25 mg, 2 weeks at 50 mg, and then 100 mg. ... (11 replies)




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