Drug interactions with lamotrigine oral and norgestimate-ethinyl estradiol 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):

norgestimate-ethinyl estradiol oral brand names and other generic formulations include:

Estarylla Oral, Mono-Linyah Oral, Mononessa (28) Oral, Ortho Tri-Cyclen (21) Oral, Ortho Tri-Cyclen (28) Oral, Ortho Tri-Cyclen Lo (28) Oral, Ortho-Cyclen (21) Oral, Ortho-Cyclen (28) Oral, Previfem Oral, Sprintec (28) Oral, Tri-Estarylla Oral, Tri-Linyah Oral, Tri-Lo-Sprintec Oral, TriNessa (28) Oral, Tri-Previfem (28) Oral, Tri-Sprintec (28) Oral

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

lamotrigine oral and norgestimate-ethinyl estradiol oral

lamotrigine oral decreases levels of norgestimate-ethinyl estradiol 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 norgestimate-ethinyl estradiol oral

lamotrigine oral decreases levels of norgestimate-ethinyl estradiol 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.

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Significant - Monitor CloselySignificant interaction possible (monitoring by your doctor required)

norgestimate-ethinyl estradiol oral and lamotrigine oral

norgestimate-ethinyl estradiol 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.

norgestimate-ethinyl estradiol oral and lamotrigine oral

norgestimate-ethinyl estradiol 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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