Lamotrigine

Amber-G

Brand Name(s):Lamictal

Indication:Bipolar Disorder, management of stable condition

Rationale:

Considered:Jan-11

Review Date:Jul-23

Comments:
Updated NICE CG185 February 2016
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NICE CG 185
September 2014

Guidance for the ongoing prescribing of AED’s as mood stabilisers for stable bipolar disorder can be found at:http://medicinesmanagement.doncasterpct.nhs.uk/ under guidance- local
May 2014. …………………………Update – SPC now states both Lamictal tablets and Lamictal chewable/ dispersible tablets contain less than 1mmol sodium (23mg) per tablet, that is to say essentially ‘sodium free’