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What should I avoid while taking lamotrigine?

Lamotrigine can cause dizziness, drowsiness, or blurred vision. Because of this, when you first start taking lamotrigine, you should avoid driving, operating machinery, or performing any other tasks that require alertness and good vision. You should also avoid excess alcohol or medication that causes dizziness or drowsiness, especially if lamotrigine is already causing you to experience these symptoms.

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