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... 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)
... 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 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)
... Wanderingsoul, you should always start at 25mg, not anymore. If you look at the starter pack, it keeps you on 25mg for two weeks, then 50mg for two weeks until you get up to 100mg. ... (7 replies)
... I started one of those starter packs, and followed it to the end, then was given another set of starter packs and I took double the first pack to get myself up to 200 mg. ... (7 replies)
... ile, however, there is a risk of a significant rash you can get that could have you ending up in the hospital if the med is increased too fast....that is why the starter pack was created so that the risks would be minimized. ... (2 replies)
... It is probably the discontinuation of topamax more than just the lamictal that is causing the weight gain. ... (21 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)
... I am on day number 6 of the starter pack of Lamictal 25 mg. ... (3 replies)
... Hi. I wanted to also post on the depression board because I am on Lamictal to boost my Lexapro which stopped working as well as it used to. I know I can't post on both boards. ... (3 replies)
... I've been taking it for five weeks, started with the starter pack, just finishing up the 100 mg dosage, getting ready to start 200 mg. ... (21 replies)
... chaser, could you please tell me why you are still on lithium if you are also on lamictal? I'm so confused. My dr. said I should go off the lithium when I added the lamictal (still on very low dose--starter pack), but I'm wondering if I should include lithium again since I am so down. Hope to hear from you. Thanks. Salty (6 replies)
... I've been on the starter pack for about a week now in addition to a very low dose of lithium. I take the Lamictal and lithium in the morning with breakfast, and the second dose of lithium at night. ... (7 replies)
... I'm on the name brand starter pack. ... (14 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)
... 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)

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