Adverse Effects

If you have one of these symptoms or allergic reactions, get emergency professional healthcare help:

  • hives or any pale red bumps or patches
  • medium to high fever
  • swollen glands around your neck
  • painful eyes or mouth sores
  • breathing with difficulty
  • face, lip, hands, feet or throat swelling

The most commonly adverse effects seen in association with Lamictal during therapy in adults and not seen at an similar frequency among placebo-treated patients were:

  • dizziness
  • ataxia
  • somnolence
  • headaches
  • diplopia
  • blurred vision
  • nausea
  • vomiting
  • rash

You might not be able to take Lamictal in the future if you have stopped the treatment because of a extreme rash on your skin.

Serious side effects include:

  • chest pain
  • any kind of skin rash, pale red bumps or patches
  • fever, headaches, severe blistering
  • chills, any kind of aches, flu signs
  • easy skin bruising / bleeding
  • stomach pain
  • loss of appetite
  • yellow color near the eyes skin

Less serious advers effects:

  • blurred sight
  • weight loss
  • runny or stuffy nose
  • lack of coordination
  • insomnia, unusual dreams

This list of adverse effects is not exact - others can appear. Contact your doctor if you have any strage feelings or symptoms.