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Does lamictal cause kidney or liver damage. I was given

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Does lamictal cause kidney...

Does lamictal cause kidney or liver damage. I was given lamictal for 2 yrs for bipolar but belive I am adhd and was misdiagnoised

Doctor's Assistant: What over-the-counter and prescription medications are you currently taking?

Long story I was percribed lamisal for toe funges and was hospitalised for kidney and liver problems 2 weeks ago. I got 4 or 5 side effects from this drug.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

No I was very healthy until diagnoised bipolar in 2010 and took those meds for 3 yrs.

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

They kept changing my meds but mostly i was on lamictal and rispadol. My youngest son was latter diagnoised adhd and takes meds for it.

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Pharmacist: Dr. Sone, Pharm.D. replied 8 months ago
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Lamictal does not, but Lamisil can cause liver damage.
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Pharmacist: Dr. Sone, Pharm.D. replied 8 months ago
Lamictal can raise liver enzymes with high doses, but liver damage or kidney damage would not be one of the common side effects
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Pharmacist: Dr. Sone, Pharm.D. replied 8 months ago
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