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Active ingredients: lamotrigine
What it is used for
Lamotrigine is an antiepileptic drug for the treatment of partial and generalised seizures in adults and children.,There is extensive experience with Lamotrigine used initially as ôadd-onö therapy. The use of Lamotrigine has also been found to be effective as monotherapy following withdrawal of concomitant antiepileptic drugs.,Initial monotherapy treatment in newly diagnosed paediatric patients is not recommended.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Oral
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Moisture
- Shelf lifetime is 3 Years.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
White to off-white, rounded square shaped uncoated tablets debossed with 'H' on multifaceted side and '80' on flat side
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on November 1, 2018. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient lamotrigine
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems