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Topic: Medication Issues

Created By: desperateformorgan | 2005-11-30 21:18 | 488 Views | 7 Comments

I can't find my recent forum on this medication. I'm looking for comments about this med. I realize each person is affect differently but still want to find out from real people. My daughter...

Created By: gretchen1 | 2005-11-30 00:27 | 395 Views | 2 Comments

I read a thread I was going to post on, didn't, and now can't find it. Anyway this person stated they had depression and they were on Keppra. On Keppra I get significant depression. It took me...

Created By: pgkii | 2005-11-28 18:33 | 501 Views | 8 Comments

My neurologist is taking me off Topamax after a year and has put me on Depakote ER. I'm now at 1000mg at night and down to 50mg of Topamax at night as well. I told my neurologist last week that...

Created By: desperateformorgan | 2005-11-28 16:29 | 362 Views | 2 Comments

My daughter just started taking 300mg zonegran. I would like to hear some comments about the medication. I realize meds affect everyone differently but would like to hear some comments.
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Created By: pgkii | 2005-11-27 15:00 | 379 Views | 1 Comment

I was on Dilantin for almost 18 years with great success, but unfortunately it got to the point where my body was eating it up too fast and I was up to 800mg a day, which I agree is getting too...

Created By: hartjus | 2005-11-25 23:24 | 466 Views | 7 Comments

Hello,
I had to ask if anyone was taking both trileptal and dilantin at the same time. I was first put on trileptal after my first seizure in May. My dose was 600mg twice a day. It took a...

Created By: gretchen1 | 2005-11-25 02:05 | 376 Views | 2 Comments

I have refractory E. I sz daily and have too frequent hospitalizations and status sz's. I have bilateral TLE's, right frontal E, and generalized. My two current AEDs are the only ones out of 12...

Created By: skyblue | 2005-11-23 04:28 | 711 Views | 10 Comments

I have Myoclonic Jerks. I developed them at the age of 43. I"ve been started, very slowly, on 3 different kinds of medications: Trileptal, Klonopin, and Neurontin and the Myoclonic Jerks still...

Created By: tripc23 | 2005-11-22 17:51 | 537 Views | 1 Comment

Does anyone know if going off of anxiety meds (specifically, Lexapro) would trigger increased seizure activity?

Thanks

Created By: angel | 2005-11-22 12:37 | 500 Views | 1 Comment

Hi All: I've been on Dilantin 400mg for over 28 years now and it has served me quite well...Until recently. I have had 7 gm seizures over the past couple of months. It has rocked my world to say...

Created By: skyblue | 2005-11-10 03:40 | 537 Views | 2 Comments

My Doctor has so far told me that I have Myoclonic jerks, sleeping and awake. We have also found out that I have mild seizures at night, I have a kind of seizure where I shake all over.

I...

Created By: llred22500 | 2005-11-09 11:15 | 955 Views | 7 Comments

Does anyone know if you can become immune to any medication, i have been taking tegretol for nine years, and beginning to have problems, so they upped the dosage, but i am still have problems?...

Created By: dutchkitten | 2005-11-04 23:14 | 529 Views | 4 Comments

I am 21 y/o and I might be pregnant, is carbamazepin safe to take, I dont want to take it and hurt the baby. Please help me!
~Maria

Created By: cannas | 2005-10-27 13:27 | 551 Views | 5 Comments

I have SSI and medicare A and B because I lost my job several years ago due to what I found out was epilepsy a little over 4 years ago. I am in north carolina and they are discontinuing all...

Created By: bradylu | 2005-10-22 00:26 | 550 Views | 0 Comments

My daughter, Corgan, is 12 months old. She was diagnosed with Down Syndrome at birth, and has recently been diagnosed with epilepsy although her innitial EEG was inconclusive. They believe she is...

Created By: aiwinski | 2005-10-16 22:14 | 2287 Views | 6 Comments

Recently my lamictal has slowly been increased from 100mg twice a day, to 150mg twice a day, and now to 200mg twice a day, because I continued to have tonic clonic's once a month during, or before...

Created By: elsea | 2005-10-11 18:01 | 604 Views | 5 Comments

I'm only taking 400 mg a day. It has eradicated the simple partial seizures I was having (a really light case of it). I recently began getting low grade headaches off and on, so am wondering if...

Created By: kimdonohue | 2005-10-11 05:50 | 474 Views | 1 Comment

Hi bruce

I just read that you are on Keppra and lamictal. My 15 year old son was just put on that combination a few weeks ago. HE was on just lamictal and he was having complex partial...

Created By: jennamay | 2005-10-06 08:14 | 641 Views | 0 Comments

The FDA just issued a new medication report involving Toprol-XL (a beta blocker used to treat hypertension, angina pectoris and heart failure) and Topamax (used to treat epilepsy and migraines)....

Created By: lyn | 2005-10-05 13:05 | 903 Views | 16 Comments

Does anybody take Keppra on its own to control Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy? I thought it was just an add on and it does not seem to be working totally.

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