Drug interactions with lamotrigine oral and levonorgestrel-ethinyl estrad oral

lamotrigine oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Lamictal ODT Oral, Lamictal ODT Starter (Blue) Oral, Lamictal ODT Starter (Green) Oral, Lamictal ODT Starter (Orange) Oral, Lamictal Oral, Lamictal Starter (Blue) Kit Oral, Lamictal Starter (Green) Kit Oral, Lamictal Starter (Orange) Kit Oral, Lamictal XR Oral, Lamictal XR Starter (Blue) Oral, Lamictal XR Starter (Green) Oral, Lamictal XR Starter (Orange) Oral

All generic drug interactions for lamotrigine oral (lists will include brand and generic names):

levonorgestrel-ethinyl estrad oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Alesse (21) Oral, Alesse-28 Oral, Altavera (28) Oral, Amethyst Oral, Aviane Oral, Chateal Oral, Enpresse Oral, Falmina (28) Oral, Introvale Oral, Jolessa Oral, Kurvelo Oral, Lessina Oral, Levlen (21) Oral, Levlen (28) Oral, Levlen (8) Oral, Levlite-21 Oral, Levlite-28 Oral, Levonest (28) Oral, levonorg-eth estrad triphasic Oral, Levora 0.15/30 (21) Oral, Levora 0.15/30 (28) Oral, Levora-21 Oral, Levora-28 Oral, Lutera (28) Oral, Lybrel Oral, Marlissa Oral, Myzilra Oral, Nordette Oral, Nordette-21 Oral, Nordette-28 Oral, Orsythia Oral, Portia Oral, Quasense Oral, Seasonale contraceptive Oral, Sronyx Oral, Tri-Levlen (21) Oral, Tri-Levlen (28) Oral, Triphasil-21 Oral, Triphasil-28 Oral, Trivora (28) Oral

All generic drug interactions for levonorgestrel-ethinyl estrad oral (lists will include brand and generic names):
Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible (monitoring by your doctor required)

lamotrigine oral and levonorgestrel-ethinyl estrad oral

lamotrigine oral decreases levels of levonorgestrel-ethinyl estrad oral by increasing the metabolism of the drug in the liver. Combination oral contraceptives have shown to reduce levels of lamotrigine.

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Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible, monitor closely.

lamotrigine oral and levonorgestrel-ethinyl estrad oral

lamotrigine oral decreases levels of levonorgestrel-ethinyl estrad oral by increasing hepatic clearance. Combination oral contraceptives have been shown to significantly decrease plasma concentrations of lamotrigine, likely due to induction of lamotrigine glucuronidation.

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
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Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible (monitoring by your doctor required)

levonorgestrel-ethinyl estrad oral and lamotrigine oral

levonorgestrel-ethinyl estrad oral decreases levels of lamotrigine oral by increasing the metabolism of the drug in the liver. Combination oral contraceptives have shown to reduce levels of lamotrigine.

Patient Drug Interactions Source: RxList
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Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible, monitor closely.

levonorgestrel-ethinyl estrad oral and lamotrigine oral

levonorgestrel-ethinyl estrad oral decreases levels of lamotrigine oral by increasing hepatic clearance. Combination oral contraceptives have been shown to significantly decrease plasma concentrations of lamotrigine, likely due to induction of lamotrigine glucuronidation.

Clinical Drug Interactions Source: Medscape from WebMD
© 1994-2014 WebMD, LLC.

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Drug Interaction Categories

Contraindicated

Never use this combination of drugs because of high risk for dangerous interaction

Serious

Potential for serious interaction; regular monitoring by your doctor required or alternate medication may be needed

Significant

Potential for significant interaction (monitoring by your doctor is likely required)

Minor

Interaction is unlikely, minor, or nonsignificant

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