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... Before I started taking Lamictal my long and short term memory were horrid. Within a few months my long term improved immensely and the short term became worse. Very very scary. Had me flipping out until a doctor told me that it was a normal side effect until stable. ... (11 replies)
... Hi, I'm new around here. But yes your husband could have short term memory loss. My short term memory loss comes from taking Lamictal though. ... (7 replies)
... when u find out I want to know too I have been experincing the short and medium term memory loss, or so I was told , I know that depression causes same thing. ... (6 replies)

... i can totally relate. im on lamictal, and it has worked as far as keeping me stable fairly well, but i do have immediate short term memory issues. ... (27 replies)
... okay - i'll pipe in on this one. i've always had a great memory, but since i starting taking lamictal last year, i've noticed more and more that i forget things (short term). so don't worry - you have plenty of company out there with this issue... what was that issue again? :rolleyes: (27 replies)
... ve been on Lamictal for over a year. My memory was never good, short or long. I attributed that to rapid mood swinging for 35 years, and depression for the first 15 years, I am now 50. ... (4 replies)
... short term memory that is.. back to the Lanictal.. ... (12 replies)
Mar 23, 2006
... I've been on 250mg lamictal for 1.5 years. It helps me a lot with the mood swings, but does not alleviated totally. The only side effect for me is a bad short term memory. ... (9 replies)
Lamictal - Memory
Nov 30, 2006
... Ive seen a couple posts about Lamictal and memory loss. ... (11 replies)
... Is anyone else who is on Lamictal having weight gain? ... (0 replies)
Memory loss
May 1, 2006
... I almost dropped the lamictal because of short term memory loss. I was completely unnerved with the event. ... (6 replies)
... ing on. The weight gain happened within a six to eight week period. OH, and another frustrating horrible symptom was I was losing my memory. it was effecting my short term memory horribly. I couldn't remember what I had read minutes ago, and I couldn't even finish a conversation because of word searching. ... (7 replies)
... I'm in the process of switching from lithium to lamictal. I'm presently taking 100mg lamictal as well as 600mg lithium. My pdoc will start weaning me off the lithium in a couple weeks. I've been on the 100mg lamictal for about a month. ... (4 replies)
Sep 26, 2006
... Hey guys... I'm just visiting over from the depression board. Wanted to get some feedback on the medication Lamictal. I know it's really just for bipolar (along with being an anti-convulsant) but my psychiatrist was thinking of prescribing it for me, because she said it can also be helpful for depressed people who are not bipolar. My main concern about this drug is the... (5 replies)
... I am just ending Lamictal therapy this week, but have experienced short term memory issues. ... (4 replies)
... I posted this on a different thread, but I am wondeing about the possible interactions of Lamictal and caffeine? ... (0 replies)
... I can see why your pdoc wants to raise Lamictal to 200mg since that is the maximum therapeutic dose. You may find that increasing your dose from 150mg to 200mg is effective in stabilizing your moods. ... (5 replies)
... I know for a fact that mood swings (mania) is increased when starting Lamictal. Perhaps after you level out at the does that works for you, and then start increasing it again it can also happen. I was told this by two pdocs in relation to friends. If so it should quiet down in time. Try to be safe till then. (2 replies)
... term memory to all hell. I was only on 25 mg for about a month, but I'm now off . . . and don't feel any better or more intelligent for it. ... (3 replies)
... This all seems to have gotten worse since both Luvox and Lamictal were increased a few weeks ago. I am on 175 Lamictal and 125 Luvox. ... (2 replies)

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