A 58-year-old female asked:
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have bipolar ii. dr. increased dose of lamictal from 200 mg to 300 mg. is 300 mg considered high dose?

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Dr. Dheeraj Raina
28 years experience Psychiatry
It depends: In adults on no other meds, 300 mg is not a high dose when used to treat seizures. However, in bipolar disorder doses over 200 mg have not shown significant incremental benefit.
Answered on May 1, 2013
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