co Lamotrigine - Drug Monograph - DrugInfoSys.com

Lamotrigine

Overview

Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Lamotrigine's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

25 to 50 mg38 (37.5)24 hourlyPOInitially to a maximum of 100mg every 1 to 2 weeks.
100 to 200 mg150 (150)As recommended.POMaintenance single or in 2 divided doses.

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

300 ug300 (300)As recommended.OralInitial, repeated on alternate days
600 ug600 (600)24 hourlyOralMaintenance, As Required

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

5 to 1 mg/kg3 (3)24 hourlyOralMaintenance, As Required
5 mg/kg5 (5)As recommended.OralInitial, repeated on alternate days

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Lamotrigine

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