Topic: Medication Issues

Created By: cbcreichelt@yahoo.com | 2016-06-13 17:06 | 152 Views | 0 Comments

I'm currently on Carbamezapine and Lamotragine. I was first on Keppra but it made me a raging you know what! That's when we changed to what I'm on now. We discovered that my auras...

Created By: erinbabyrn | 2016-06-12 03:03 | 101 Views | 0 Comments

My son has had partial complex epilepsy since we has 4...that is 5 years. We had always been well controlled on Lamictal but last December just grew out of a very large dose. We switched him...

Created By: snowflake4star | 2016-06-11 07:13 | 110 Views | 0 Comments

I get incrediblely dizzy and have drop attacks for hours and when I lay down I get shaking of my left side. My head lifts off the pillow. By the end of the day I am able to get out of bed and walk...

Created By: kokorokoro | 2016-06-09 00:26 | 125 Views | 2 Comments

I'm wondering since everybody in my family (I'm a teen who hopes this is the correct place to post this...) is an avid chocolate eater (It has caffeine.) so...

Created By: SniperSR25 | 2016-06-04 11:41 | 188 Views | 1 Comment

I am on Keppra (2500 a day) and Lamictal (500 a day). My neurologist and I recently upped the Lamictal dosage and, as a result, my hands have become really shaky.

Both my left and right...

Created By: Brudog56 | 2016-06-02 07:06 | 180 Views | 1 Comment

Hello all,

My wife's neurologist recently indicated that a relatively new drug, Fycompa has been approved for the treatment of generalized epilepsy. He explained that the drug works...

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Created By: snowflake4star | 2016-06-01 01:15 | 165 Views | 1 Comment

Does anyone take the non THC marijuana for TLE. My epilepsy has progressed and Fycompa, vimpat and increasing my lamitical from 200 to 500. The lamitical stopped working 9 months ago and my...

Created By: snowflake4star | 2016-05-28 02:48 | 151 Views | 2 Comments

I have TLE and after 15 years of no seizures the last year has been like a nightmare. I even forgot I had it and when I switched doctors I never told him. When I was first diagnosed, I was told I...

Created By: cheryljoseph.az@gmail.com | 2016-05-27 14:20 | 154 Views | 3 Comments

Of course i suffered extreme depression while on VIMPAT. However, the depression was not caused by the drug itself; the depression was caused by the loss of control over my own body that I had...

Created By: Glitterstar | 2016-05-27 06:20 | 124 Views | 0 Comments

I'm on Lamotrigine, 500mg per day, Keppra 2000mg per day, Lecent 100g per day and anti-depressant Venlafaxine 75mg per day. I have complex partial seizures, since 2001, brain tumour left...

Created By: samzate | 2016-05-25 21:25 | 250 Views | 3 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 | 157 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 | 136 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 | 166 Views | 2 Comments

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 | 219 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 | 191 Views | 3 Comments

also known as grandmal seizures

Created By: steve777 | 2016-05-17 12:21 | 132 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 | 119 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 | 192 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 | 232 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...

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