Lamictal Linked to Stevens Johnson Syndrome

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Lamictal Linked to Stevens Johnson Syndrome

A recent dermatology journal discussed a case of a 24-year-old man who developed a high-grade fever and open mouth sores after mistakenly taking a high dose of lamotrigine, which is more commonly known as Lamictal. Lamictal is used to treat epileptic seizures and bipolar disorder. The man was immediately admitted to the hospital with erythematous (red dilati