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Lamictal side effects, vision and memory loss anyone?
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Dr. Majid Moshirfar
Ophthalmology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes. It can
General visual side effects include double vision (28%), blurred vision (16%), and vision abnormality (3%) has been reported.
Concentration disturbance (2%) and memory decrease was mentioned in the package insert of the medication.

In brief: Yes. It can
General visual side effects include double vision (28%), blurred vision (16%), and vision abnormality (3%) has been reported.
Concentration disturbance (2%) and memory decrease was mentioned in the package insert of the medication.
Dr. Majid Moshirfar
Dr. Majid Moshirfar
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Dr. Beth Friedland
Ophthalmology
In brief: Blurred, eye muscles
Lamotrigine can cause blurred vision in about 1/2 the patients who take it because it can affect the internal eye muscles that facilitate focus.
Double vision can occur in about 1/4 of patients because of similar receptors on the eye muscles. The blurry vision can be helped with glasses; see your eyemd promptly if you are having problems with Lamictal as the side effects can be dealt with.

In brief: Blurred, eye muscles
Lamotrigine can cause blurred vision in about 1/2 the patients who take it because it can affect the internal eye muscles that facilitate focus.
Double vision can occur in about 1/4 of patients because of similar receptors on the eye muscles. The blurry vision can be helped with glasses; see your eyemd promptly if you are having problems with Lamictal as the side effects can be dealt with.
Dr. Beth Friedland
Dr. Beth Friedland
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