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Menstruation and Lamictal (sorry men)

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by Mom2dani » Wed Sep 13, 2017 3:59 am

Anyone ever have issues with their menstrual cycle while taking Lamotrigine?

Weird uh spotting going on? Normal? Harmful?

I do have an appt with my pdoc and will tell her, just not sure if it will just be a spotting issue or full blown period.

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by Dubious66 » Wed Sep 13, 2017 4:21 am

I never had an issue back when I was on it (400 mg/day). No help from this corner.

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by Mocha » Wed Sep 13, 2017 9:41 am

Mom2......no experience here....but, I saw plenty of anectodal evidence after a google search. Plenty of ladies talking about the same thing.

Let us know what your doc says, ok?

I do know Lamictal can affect the efficacy of birth control methods and vice versa....

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