Lamotrigine (Lamictal)

Indications


Pharmacology

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  • Serotonergic Effects: weak inhibitory effect on 5-HT3 receptor

Administration

  • PO

Adverse Effects

Toxicologic Adverse Effects

Serotonin Syndrome (see Serotonin Syndrome, [[Serotonin Syndrome]])

  • Epidemiology: serotonin syndrome has been reported when used in conjunction with aripiprazole and cocaine [MEDLINE]

Other Adverse Effects


References

  • Serotonin Syndrome in the Setting of Lamotrigine, Aripiprazole, and Cocaine Use. Case Rep Med. 2015;2015:769531. doi: 10.1155/2015/769531. Epub 2015 Aug 2 [MEDLINE]