How Should It Be Stored?

It should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Store the tablets in an airtight container.
Keep Lamictal and all medications out of the reach of children.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your dose as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose. Your healthcare provider may ask if you miss any of your Lamictal doses, as this information may be helpful for adjusting your dosage.

Strengths of Lamictal

Regular Lamictal tablets and orally disintegrating tablets are available in the following strengths:
  • Lamictal 25 mg
  • Lamictal 100 mg
  • Lamictal 150 mg
  • Lamictal 200 mg.
Chewable or "dispersible" Lamictal CD tablets (which can be swallowed whole, chewed, or dispersed in a small amount of liquid) are available in the following strengths:
  • Lamictal CD 2 mg
  • Lamictal CD 5 mg
  • Lamictal CD 25 mg.
Various Lamictal "starter packs" are also available. The medication often must be started at a low dose and slowly increased, and these packs make it easier for people to start taking it. There are three types of starter packs, with different dosages. When determining which starter pack you need, your healthcare provider will consider whether you are taking certain medications that can interact with Lamictal (see Lamictal Dosage).

Is There a Generic Version of Lamictal?

Some forms of this medication are available in a generic version (see Generic Lamictal).
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