XR™) is a prescription medication approved to treat certain types of seizures
in people age 13 and older. It is approved for use only in combination with other seizure
Just like any medicine, extended-release lamotrigine may cause side effects. However, not everyone who takes the drug will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can be treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious reactions are less common.
Some of the most common side effects seen with extended-release lamotrigine include but are not limited to:
- Fatigue or weakness