Topic: Medication Issues

Created By: kokorokoro | 2016-06-09 00:26 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 4 Comments

also known as grandmal seizures

Created By: steve777 | 2016-05-17 12:21 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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 | 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...

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