Ya, sometimes I wonder about Docs - but he must have his reasons.
Typical Lamictal side effects
Rashes, photosensitivity, rashes, lethargy, rashes, insomnia, rashes, memory and cognitive problems, rashes, and headaches that are sometimes really bad. Did I mention rashes and assorted other skin problems? The rash thing is overblown, serious rashes aren’t all that common. Other skin problems, and mildly annoying, short-term
rashes happen all the time.