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    Nov 10, 2017 My M.D. once told me that if it has the slit or (indent) on the pill, then it is safe to
    cut in half. As long as you don't crush it or chew it, u should be fine. But, that is …4 Answers – Posted in: lamictal – Answer: Hi Kitty, First I would like to say that I am
    with you in spirit as you go …Apr 18, 2018 Whether or not you can crush Lamictal (lamotrigine) depends on the the … As
    discussed above, the following forms of Lamictal can be safely crushed, cut or
    split: … Can Metformin 500mg immediate release pills be cut in half?May 15, 2018 Lamotrigine: learn about side effects, dosage, special precautions, and …
    Swallow the tablets and extended-release tablets whole; do not split, …I cut down the Lamictal to 350mg without much problem, but when I went …. I can'
    t risk those doses essentially being cut in half by the Tegretol.Patients split tablets for a variety of reasons, however there are problems
    associated with this. … For many drugs, however, especially those with long half
    lives and/or a wide therapeutic range, dose fluctuations are … lamotrigine (
    Lamictal)Aug 21, 2011 The immediate-release tablets can be split — I've cut up both chewable … For
    example, for your first decrease you can take half a 200mg tablet …When the interval since discontinuing lamotrigine exceeds five half-lives (see
    section 5.2), Lamotrigine tablet should generally be escalated to the
    maintenance …Writing a prescription for a higher dose and instructing the patient to cut the pill in
    half can lower costs. Fine-tune … Lamictal tablets<sup>†If a patient has discontinued lamotrigine for a period of more than 5 half-lives, it is
    recommended that initial dosing recommendations and guidelines be followed …Dec 20, 2007 Lamictal withdrawal is often a nightmare and there is very little official
    documentation of it. … These people seem to be cutting the Lamictal much faster
    and I'm …. The last year and a half I've dedicated my life to withdrawing.Sep 1, 2007 The medications selected for the program are safe and easy to split with a tablet
    splitter, but consult your provider or local … By splitting your medication in half,
    you will also split your copayment in half. … Lamictal 12.5mg.If the drug is reintroduced and it has been 5 half-lives or longer since the last
    dose, the … NOTE: Lamotrigine should be initiated at a low dose, with gradual
    increases …… Only whole dispersible tablets should be administered; do not cut
    in half.Apr 19, 2018 If the patient is already on divalproex and you are adding lamotrigine, cut
    lamotrigine dose in half. Start with lamotrigine 12.5 mg per day for two …Feb 13, 2009 I insisted that I wanted to come off of it slowly so he said I could just cut my 200
    mg pills in half and jump down to 100 mg and stop after 2 weeks …May 30, 2014 Lamictal (Lamotrigine) is a drug that is approved for the treatment of … I was
    going to taper 12.5 mg (I cut my 25mg in half) every 2 weeks but I …Pictures of Lamictal (Lamotrigine), drug imprint information, side effects for the
    patient.Find patient medical information for Lamictal XR Oral on WebMD including its
    uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings.The half-life of Lamictal taken alone is about 25 hours, but it rises to 70 hours in …
    had the number of their tonic-clonic seizures cut at least in half (Motte et al.Exciting news: I'm off all antidepressants for the first time in eight-and-a-half years
    ! …. my Wellbutrin, started taking Lamictal and cut my Cymbalta dosage in half.

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