Topic: Medication Issues

Created By: finleyla | 2017-06-12 11:12 | 0 Comments

My son was diagnosed last year with photosensitive epilepsy - but it's only triggered with Natural Sunlight (video games, strobe lights, etc don't affect him). He is on depakote and...

Created By: mlebars | 2017-06-11 22:01 | 1 Comment

Hi there fellow epilepsy warriors! I was wondering if anyone has used ginko with lamictal (lamitrogine) to assist with the dizzy spells, light headedness etc I was diagnosed at 21 (now 30) with...

Created By: sanbach1314@yahoo.com | 2017-06-09 11:03 | 1 Comment

I was forced by my plan to switch to generic keppra ER tabs made by lupin.and ended up in ER. This is not the first time a generic triggered a relapse. My carrier flat out refused to cover keppra...

Created By: jazandy | 2017-06-05 12:06 | 6 Comments

Hello everyone!
My name is Julia , and I am 19 years old. I have been doing some research for a long time, and have kind of given up with doctors, and was just hoping to get some advice from...

Created By: z a b | 2017-06-04 14:29 | 0 Comments

I was treated with Lamictal in 2014 as a result of depersonalization disorder. Shortly after treatment was begun, extreme changes in my sleep pattern appeared: I began waking at least once every...

Created By: chasesinghofen | 2017-06-03 17:44 | 5 Comments

Hi everyone,

I am curious of anyones opinion about Lamotrigine that is made in china. I dont/didnt know that this drug was made in china. I am just concerned about the safety and if anyone...

Created By: HTACCHINI5 | 2017-06-03 00:37 | 2 Comments

Has anyone taking Keppra or have a child on Keppra noticed a chronic cough? My daughter has been on it for a little over a month and has a cough since. I wasn't sure if it was due to...

Created By: heather83 | 2017-06-02 15:35 | 1 Comment

Due to copay, I'm considering switching from Lamictal XR to plain old Lamotrigine. I have been on the namebrand since 2005, and haven't had a seizure in 12 years. The seizures were...

Created By: mac.lawson441@gmail.com | 2017-06-02 14:24 | 1 Comment

Yeah happens so often.. Well I know this issue is has been highly discussed several times in different forums with no solutions. So many persons suffer in pain but wont get meds to match the pain...

Created By: magpie8680 | 2017-05-29 15:41 | 1 Comment

My brother has been on depakote since he was 9 after having his first seizure. He is now 31. His dep dosage has been changed many times over the years & we found out the hard way that...

Created By: alkamom | 2017-05-27 16:41 | 1 Comment

We have no local neurologists so after traveling to see several and going to the Mayo Clinic my son has tried 7 medications.
My son just turned 18.
He has complex partial seizures (...

Created By: sheri5255@gmail.com | 2017-05-27 03:30 | 0 Comments

My daughter started having seizures in 2nd grade. She has a severe anxiety disorder and was on 200 mg Zoloft per day. It worked awesome for her anxiety, but she started having seizures. She was...

Created By: mariet_5926de5df37df | 2017-05-25 10:00 | 4 Comments

Hi am new to this site. Am due to start on Lamotrigine 25mg titration to 100mg. Feel somewhat 'at sea' as given hardly any info by professionals, all info I know is off excellent sites...

Created By: Malice77 | 2017-05-25 06:52 | 0 Comments

I have been on 200 mg of Topomax for the past several years for seizure control and aside for once in a while breakthrough petit-mal before my period, my seizures have been under control. I have...

Created By: mpoly | 2017-05-19 14:01 | 3 Comments

Hi everyone,

I take 300mg of Lamictal daily (2x 150mg). Since Lamictal is also used for bipolar disorder, I was just curious if anyone who is not bipolar has any effects in that respect? Is...

Created By: melissa.hardison@hotmail.com | 2017-05-13 10:21 | 1 Comment

Hi! My 6 year old son was recently diagnosed with seizures and was put on trileptal. We eased into take the medication and he has been on it for about 2 months now and at the highest dosage for...

Created By: CrazyMikey | 2017-05-11 03:11 | 2 Comments

I'll start with Zoloft and Keppra cause they might be identical in what they are causing in their side effects. Has anyone ever had the side effects of Constipation and Hypnopompic...

Created By: qjurgens11 | 2017-05-07 21:50 | 1 Comment

I'm on a very high dose of both Trileptal (1200m/day) and Depakote (1500m/day). I was wondering if anyone has been on this combination and dealt with the side effects? The mixture of these...

Created By: alyssarenae23 | 2017-05-04 11:33 | 2 Comments

Looking for some assistance with Zonegran 100 mg. I've been on this medicine since I was in high school and now my insurance won't cover it anymore. This medicine is very expensive...

Created By: steve@got-thyme.com | 2017-05-03 08:51 | 2 Comments

Hi!
I just started onfi recently (maybe a month ago) I was wondering if anyone has experienced a
lower sex drive while on onfi. I know others like phenobarbital has for me. I didn...

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