Topic: Medication Issues

Created By: samzate | 2016-05-25 21:25 | 10 Views | 0 Comments

My husband recently got a card for cannabis oil from a natural path doctor. I find there is little research online, and curious if anyone has positive results. He will still be taking seizure...

Created By: AsgardianNerd | 2016-05-24 00:41 | 37 Views | 1 Comment

Hi everyone!
So, I'm currently taking lamotrigine (50 mg 2x a day), Depakote (750 mg a day), and Keppra (1500 mg a day) for JME. I've been experiencing what I think is drug-...

Created By: Ricky Bobby | 2016-05-23 21:28 | 26 Views | 1 Comment

Hi All!

Hope this finds you well. Apologies if this isn’t the right place, but my google-recon for more info on Keppra and Vimpat keeps directing me back here. If I am indeed asking the...

Created By: sereice | 2016-05-22 02:46 | 50 Views | 1 Comment

Hellooooo everyone
My target is to be on 100mg of Lamotrogine 50mg day and night.The night dose isn't working for me,i'm getting Terrible insomnia. This is from just 25mg at 7pm.I...

Created By: Littlen94 | 2016-05-18 15:39 | 58 Views | 1 Comment

Hi,

So a few months ago i went to see a specialist because ive been having more seizures then usual. I was on 1000 twice daily of keppra as well as 250 twice daily lemotrogine. I started...

Created By: steve777 | 2016-05-17 12:53 | 68 Views | 3 Comments

also known as grandmal seizures

Created By: steve777 | 2016-05-17 12:21 | 45 Views | 1 Comment

I have grand mal seizures triggered by music and I am taking vimpat and I do not think it is doing the trick. Do you guys know any good medication?

Created By: AnneT | 2016-05-16 14:08 | 34 Views | 0 Comments

From the National Institute of Health
Please see the link to article on hypersensitivity reaction to carbamazepine (Tegretol) presenting as a pseudolymphoma. Anyone who develops lymph gland...

Created By: emlinds | 2016-05-12 21:50 | 76 Views | 1 Comment

Started having simple partial seizures after a stroke last year. Neurologist prescribed Keppra. Seizures stopped but the mood side effects became unmanageable (serious swings from RAGE into bleak...

Created By: elizabethleigh | 2016-05-11 01:45 | 95 Views | 0 Comments

Hello everyone,

I've been on Keppra nearly four years, and I have never really had any problems with it. However, I've started to notice in the last few months that I've been...

Created By: saraejo27 | 2016-05-05 10:40 | 127 Views | 0 Comments

Hi everyone! I was gradually taken off of Keppra recently. I've noticed that my moods have been quite erratic since. I'm much more angry, I have lots of anxiety and I generally just...

Created By: courters101 | 2016-05-04 00:24 | 173 Views | 5 Comments

Hello my name is Courtney!

I have complex partial seizures and have had them since I were an infant. Now I am 23 years old. I can recall at a young age having them but in my later teen...

Created By: ShelbyPool | 2016-04-27 23:07 | 138 Views | 0 Comments

I have been having seizures since I was 14 just out of the blew. I've been on trampoline which only made things worse. Then I was put on keppra. Keppra has been my rock for almost 8 years and...

Created By: dondartagnan | 2016-04-26 12:49 | 152 Views | 1 Comment

Hello

I've been trying to research medications that do not cause memory loss. I am currently on Tegretol XR (800MG Daily), and have been for 12 years. Over the past couple of years I...

Created By: Gincka | 2016-04-20 14:16 | 113 Views | 1 Comment

Im 23 years old and have been on 200 mg of topamax for 7 months for temporal lobe seizures with no results. Ive met with a surgeon because the seizures come from a medium size cavernous angioma in...

Created By: Cam's Mom | 2016-04-20 10:37 | 92 Views | 1 Comment

Has anyone ever had to travel and take the liquid version of medication? My son is on liquid Ethosuximide and we are traveling at the end of June. Can I take it with me without issues? I looked it...

Created By: regbeach | 2016-04-14 23:20 | 157 Views | 0 Comments

I noticed that the FDA added Vimpat to their watch list for neutropenia in 2012 and then in 2014 updated the medication guide to include agranulocytosis as a post marketing report. Both of those...

Created By: BassoJHU | 2016-04-13 22:57 | 181 Views | 0 Comments

Hello All!

My name is Anthony Basso and I am currently working with a scientist at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He has developed a potential new medication for epilepsy and is looking for...

Created By: lizzieambrose | 2016-04-13 03:08 | 96 Views | 0 Comments

Since I've moved to australia I've had to switch to the chewable lamotrigine tablet. Apparently you cant get the tablet fom. For some reason, its making me really nauseous immediately...

Created By: chrismyers | 2016-04-12 09:58 | 131 Views | 2 Comments

I'm wondering if anyone out there has any experience with this. My 19-year-old son survived super refractory status epilepticus last summer, which they were only able to stop by putting him...

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