You should not take Lamictal if you are allergic to Lamictal, lamotrigine sodium, or any inactive components used to make Lamictal. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
Lamictal Warnings and Precautions: Final Thoughts
There are a number of situations in which Lamictal should not be taken, along with several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before taking the medication. However, it is possible that not all warnings or precautions were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the specific Lamictal warnings and precautions that may apply to you.
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
Last reviewed by: KristiMonson, PharmD;
List of references (click here):
Lamictal [package insert]. Research Triangle Park, NC: GlaxoSmithKline;2012 August.
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. FDA drug safety communication: aseptic meningitis associated with use of Lamictal (lamotrigine) (8/12/2010). FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/Drugs/DrugSafety/PostmarketDrugSafetyInformationforPatientsandProviders/ucm221847.htm. Accessed August 12, 2010.
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