Topic: Medication Issues

Created By: jrh180 | 2016-07-29 09:55 | 36 Views | 0 Comments

Hi there I was just wondering if anyone has had a similar experience and can help me. this is a long story I will try to keep it as simple as possible

I was fit free since I was 15 years of...

Created By: Chloe24 | 2016-07-24 14:16 | 64 Views | 0 Comments

Hi!

I'm new to the forum, so hello everyone. Below is a bit about my epileptic story and the dilemma I'm currently facing - any advice/similar stories/reassurance would be great...

Created By: cassyvickery088 | 2016-07-21 09:14 | 54 Views | 0 Comments

Hi I'm new on here I have myoclonus jerks, I've had them my whole life recently have become worse. I've been seeing a nerolgist. I had an eeg and when the strobe lights started to...

Created By: AsgardianNerd | 2016-07-16 22:50 | 66 Views | 0 Comments

So I take keppra(1000 mg) Depakote (750 mg) and lamictil(100 mg). Ever since starting the Keppra, my symptoms started to fade away, and everything was well under control. Lately though I feel like...

Created By: Lamictalgirl | 2016-07-15 22:34 | 72 Views | 0 Comments

Hello lovely people,

I am new to this forum but would deeply appreciate your advice! I am reducing Lamictal in a month under the care of a brilliant neurologist as my epilepsy is stable but...

Created By: margiefox118@live.com | 2016-07-04 08:31 | 142 Views | 2 Comments

I have been on all types of anti-epileptic drugs for over 45 years. My basics are dilantin & phenobarbital. These stave off the big ones but I still have daily partials. Many meds I'...

Created By: nataliechin | 2016-07-03 22:55 | 96 Views | 0 Comments

I had seizures in my childhood. Although i havent been seizing. Question now is, Im still in my teens and will i be pronned to seizing? What should i do? Should i see a neurologist to check or...

Created By: dmmcpa | 2016-07-01 22:19 | 161 Views | 1 Comment

My daughter is experiencing severe sleepiness and excessive sleeping. She currently takes 125mg in the AM and 200mg in the PM. She also takes other seizure medications. Has anyone else had this...

Created By: Lisa B. | 2016-07-01 08:44 | 71 Views | 0 Comments

I am new to this site and would like to know if anyone is on Tamoxifen and have had a seizure. Tamoxifen is a preventative medication for breast cancer. I have been just diagnosed with complex...

Created By: oholic | 2016-07-01 05:28 | 62 Views | 0 Comments

Greetings,
My 3yr old son has been on Depakote for 4 monthes, with dosage increasing monthly.
Daily myoclonic sezuries haven't stopped, EEG confirmed sezuries remain as before...

Created By: equanimity37 | 2016-07-01 02:25 | 107 Views | 0 Comments

Hi All,
I am a 20-year-old man. I was taking Lamictal for a year and a half and just finished a pretty nasty withdrawal from the drug after a long titration period. During the past week and...

Created By: nicobot | 2016-06-30 15:15 | 68 Views | 0 Comments

Hi, this is my first post on here, so this may have already been a thread elsewhere. I didn't see a search function so I had no way of knowing.

My daughter just turned 6 and has been...

Created By: Suman Kumar | 2016-06-29 11:32 | 152 Views | 0 Comments

Hello,

My 20 year son has autism and has begun to have seizures in the recent past. We tried Keppra, Depakote, Lamictal and Zonisamide. While Keppra, Depakote and Zonisamide controlled the...

Created By: caseysmommy109 | 2016-06-26 22:16 | 101 Views | 0 Comments

Hello, my 12 year old son was on trileptal for 8 days and developed a severe drug rash from it. He was taken off and put on Onfi. He is also on 3600mg of Keppra. We just went up to a.m. and p.m...

Created By: NataleeG | 2016-06-25 14:24 | 92 Views | 0 Comments

Hello, I'm hoping to get some insight into phenobarbital doses. We are brand new to epilepsy - my 11 year old daughter (previously healthy, strong, gifted, talented child) had an acute onset...

Created By: kaw315 | 2016-06-24 11:35 | 69 Views | 0 Comments

I had brain cancer in 2009 and now have simple partial seizures due to the treatment. Ive been taking Nuvigil to help with my anti-seizure med fatigue for most of this time, but I'm...

Created By: farmmama | 2016-06-23 23:39 | 195 Views | 1 Comment

Hi everyone. I have a 7 year old boy. He started having pre-seizures within 12 hours and then grand mals within 24 hours of his 6 months of age vaccinations. 2 years old uncontrolled seiures...

Created By: Oxfordcomma | 2016-06-20 22:50 | 175 Views | 1 Comment

So I'm new to all this. I have had less than a dozen nocturnal seizures in the past 2 years, although I have only started seeing a doctor 2 months ago. I was initially prescribed Keppra,...

Created By: raskyfam | 2016-06-20 10:48 | 65 Views | 0 Comments

Hello,
My 3 year old just got diagnosed with child absence epilepsy after having 5 febrile seizures we pushed to get her thoroughly checked by a paediatric neurologist. She had an EEG done...

Created By: Ryan 36 | 2016-06-19 10:06 | 126 Views | 2 Comments

I have recently been rather sloppy with the timing of my medication (Vimpat, 150mg)... I should be taking it every 12 hours but there have been times where the time between doses was closer to 16h...

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