Topic: Medication Issues

Created By: JimmyNoNo | 2017-08-17 16:02 | 2 Comments

Due to Medical Cannabis Card I will pop positive of a drug test

Essentially I can not find a "real" job that will hire me due to my "Failing of a Drug Test" for my...

Created By: Melissa1992 | 2017-08-17 09:20 | 3 Comments

Hello I was recently diagnosed with epilepsy, my doctor prescribed me Keppra 500mg twice a day. I'm 24 and have never had to take medication like this before and I have read so many mixed...

Created By: Afaiola87 | 2017-08-17 07:06 | 1 Comment

I was diagnosed with grand mal seizures and just recently been diagnosed with absence seizures even though my parents kinda suspected it.. well I been on topamax 100mg 2x a day for awhile and it...

Created By: Nati | 2017-08-16 16:18 | 2 Comments

It saddens me that one of the most beneficial medications yet isn't covered by any Medicare/ Medicaid. It isn't considered medication, its a supplement.

Do you think it should be...

Created By: Kyla2003 | 2017-08-16 04:42 | 1 Comment

My daughter was diagnosed with partial complex seizures at age 2 and put on Keppra. This summer after 2 yrs of being seizure free with a now normal EEG she was taken off Keppra. She just started...

Created By: Nathandmiller87 | 2017-08-14 11:55 | 1 Comment

Started taking keppra on the 5th. I have had the typical exhausted feeling and emotional issues. I cried on the phone (I do tech support) and had to go home from work one day last week. Today I...

Created By: Meg3217 | 2017-08-13 12:09 | 0 Comments

I just recently moved out of state and have been taking generic topamax from pharmaceutical company Zydus taking the ZD 14 100 mg 2x daily and was taking it for years with great results and great...

Created By: Nirrtix | 2017-08-11 16:09 | 2 Comments

I am trying to lower the cost of my epilpesy medicine. I am on disability, and am capped at what I can earn, however the cost of my epilepsy medicine is around $6000 per year. This cost causes me...

Created By: Nirrtix | 2017-08-11 16:09 | 1 Comment

I am trying to lower the cost of my epilpesy medicine. I am on disability, and am capped at what I can earn, however the cost of my epilepsy medicine is around $6000 per year. This cost causes me...

Created By: OkieMaMa | 2017-08-10 13:00 | 3 Comments

Hey everyone,
So im new to all this seizure stuff, i am 31 years old, stay at home mom..My doctor put me on KEPPRA to see how i do with it..I am going on 2 days taking it. Has anyone...

Created By: SV | 2017-08-09 05:01 | 8 Comments

Hi all, need advice from your experience.
Son diagnosed with partial complex seizures at the age of 4 on 2013. The 1st two years child neurologist put him on trileptal(oxcarbazepine) and it...

Created By: Hakeem_59851b7dce75d | 2017-08-06 22:07 | 0 Comments

Has anyone with drug induced swollen gums used invisalign.

Created By: Hakeem_59851b7dce75d | 2017-08-06 22:03 | 2 Comments

I take Dilantin and lamictal and have gum overgrowth. It is impossible to reduce all plaque since my teeth have moved. I need to straighten them and would like to know if ANYONE has tried...

Created By: danibm88@gmail.com | 2017-08-06 16:00 | 1 Comment

I know it's a long post but please bear with me...

I took Tegretol for 25 years and during that time I had a total of around 5 full seizures. I had frequent auras, about once per month...

Created By: Hakeem_59851b7dce75d | 2017-08-04 21:50 | 8 Comments

I have gingival hyperplasia or extensive gum overgrowth due to Dilantin. I Would like to do invisalign or clear correct but it may not be possible with the gum growth. Does anyone have this...

Created By: specialneeds | 2017-08-04 19:21 | 3 Comments

Just curious if anyone else has had symptoms of a stroke when they were over medicated on these two meds.
I am currently taking 3000 mg of keppra and 500 mg of lamicatal. I had an episode of...

Created By: Canadianchic | 2017-08-04 01:49 | 5 Comments

Hi there, I'm a 38 year old single woman who started getting grandmals(2) 3.5 years ago. After the second one, they put me on keppra 2000mg/ day and it stopped the grand mals but now I get...

Created By: jgriffin | 2017-08-02 20:50 | 1 Comment

Hi need suggestions. I started a new job last month. I've been trying for 2 weeks now to get my Lamictal and Topamax approved thru my new insurance. I have to take the brand name because I...

Created By: Siennapaoni | 2017-08-02 01:01 | 1 Comment

So I've been taking 500mg of Lamictal XR for years now, but experience double vision which is really started to affect me. I'm going into the medical field where double vision can cause...

Created By: umeshkirant | 2017-07-30 13:36 | 1 Comment

My grandfather aged 84 had a focal seizure every month. The doctors gave him 500mg of Sodium Valporate twice a day. It made him feel sleepy almost the whole day, but it was not too bad. He would...

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