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I pulled another double dose accident. I think I took my 200…

I pulled another double dose...
I pulled another double dose accident.
I think I took my 200 mg lamotrigine around 8pm or 9pm
I took another 200 mg dose at 1:30 am.
I also took 50 mg of quitiapine and a .50 mg of xanax at 1:30 amI ate a strawberry fruit frozen bar.-not sure if it would have the same affects like grapefruit.Should I go to the ER or just chill out. I'm trying to drink a lot if water but I just ate so I'm full.
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Dear customer,

Thank you for the question.

There is no requirement for you to go the ER in absence of symptoms. You have not taken a toxic dose of the medication. In fact, in some patients, a dose of 500 mg may be required in a day for effective treatment. So, it is unlikely that you will have any complications due to this accidental double dose. You should relax.

Take care.

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
taking the quitiapine 50 mg of quitiapine and .50 xanax is okay?
Customer reply replied 9 months ago
I already took them with the lamotrigine
Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Oh no, I was incorrect, I took 400 mg of lamotrigine just now and maybe 400 at 8 or 9

Dear customer,

Thank you for replying.

Xanax and lamotrigine can cause an increase in sedation and make you fall asleep. You should avoid activities requiring mental concentration and should sleep now. Even an 800 mg dose is not toxic, but please monitor your medication intake to avoid such accidental doses.

Take care.

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
Thank you. Have a good week

You are very welcome!

You too have a good week!

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