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A 49-year-old male asked:

Is it possible for lamictal the opposite and make one more anxious?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Yes, some people can: Experience paradoxical reactions to medications. Anxiety can occur for some people who take lamictal.
Last updated Jan 12, 2014

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