Topic: Medication Issues

Created By: bgzamora | 2016-01-09 14:51 | 146 Views | 0 Comments
Created By: calmarsal | 2016-01-08 17:45 | 250 Views | 2 Comments

Hi, my 13 year old has taken several medications, only one of which works (partially, at that) without serious side effects or making her epilepsy worse. Clobazam (or any of the addictive options...

Created By: SandersC | 2016-01-07 10:53 | 230 Views | 1 Comment

 

Hi everyone,

I have gone ten years seizure free thanks to Lamictal and Keppra. The insurance I'm currently on made me pay full price for these meds until we hit our deductible of $...

Created By: will72384 | 2016-01-07 10:26 | 149 Views | 0 Comments

I know that this topic has come up before but I wanted to see if anyone has updated information.  I take Lamictal and I can't afford to buy it in the USA.  I would like to purchase it from a...

Created By: specialneeds | 2015-12-31 21:30 | 218 Views | 0 Comments

Hi,

I recently had my generic medication for Lamictal changed from 250 mg 2x a day to 300 mg at night and 250 in the morning. My pharmacy had a prescription for 150 mg pills and another for...

Created By: CeliaB | 2015-12-29 04:42 | 202 Views | 0 Comments

Mi daughter is 7 she is

taking depakote,onfi and Dilantin she was also in the ketogenic diet,since she is off the diet she can't walk,she sleep all day,Doctor says depakote raise Dilantin...

Created By: erratic | 2015-12-17 18:02 | 199 Views | 0 Comments

In trying to keep it short... Seizures since 1995. Depakote & Keppra recently stopped after roughly 12 & 8 years respectivly. Lamictal & Zonegran recently, 9/19 & 10/6. Zonegran...

Created By: Swagio | 2015-12-16 13:07 | 248 Views | 0 Comments

I've been seizure free since june and 2 weeks ago out of nowhere I started having seizures again 2 big ones and lots of complex/ simple partial and didn't have a clue.

I never mentioned to...

Created By: ln | 2015-12-15 12:12 | 233 Views | 0 Comments

Hello everyone. I've been on Keppra (500 mg 2 times a day) for 9 months. It has been effective in preventing complex partial and grand mal seizures, but I believe I am still having simple partials...

Created By: Stephen L | 2015-12-11 15:03 | 261 Views | 0 Comments

So, as a bit of background.  I'm 25, had my first seizure over ten years ago, grand mal.  Had another two within the space of 3-4 years up until I was 18.  They never medicated me, had the MRIs...

Created By: bcooley | 2015-12-07 00:33 | 271 Views | 0 Comments

I began having deja vu like symptoms last spring. Following this was an unpleasant, disconnected, feeling in my brain. I did not lose conciousness but did feel like I had somewhat left the present...

Created By: Kellyhill40 | 2015-12-06 16:46 | 233 Views | 0 Comments

I've been taking regular keppra for several years, however they didn't stop the seizures. Had brain surgery a year ago,and have continued to have seizures. Was put on keppra xr a few days ago,...

Created By: carlosmh | 2015-12-04 13:36 | 321 Views | 0 Comments

Hello, im new to the site.

I had surgery for a cavernous angioma back in 2007, because of the scar tissue the neurosurgeon got me on dilantin.had my seizures controlled, only got them when ...

Created By: MARTHAVILL | 2015-12-02 21:30 | 295 Views | 1 Comment

Hello, everyone!

I wanted to start this post to see if anyone has experience a similar situation. My sister was diagnosed with jme epilepsy last December. In October she started...

Created By: Topmom7698 | 2015-12-01 18:04 | 305 Views | 1 Comment

can anyone share experiences on vimpat

 

Created By: willowgirl83 | 2015-11-26 10:46 | 228 Views | 2 Comments

i went to the cleveland clinic yesterday and met with a epileptologist. I had a quick eeg done - nothing found there but didnt have an episode during it. The epi listened to all my symptoms and...

Created By: willowgirl83 | 2015-11-26 10:46 | 181 Views | 0 Comments

i went to the cleveland clinic yesterday and met with a epileptologist. I had a quick eeg done - nothing found there but didnt have an episode during it. The epi listened to all my symptoms and...

Created By: willowgirl83 | 2015-11-26 10:46 | 185 Views | 0 Comments

i went to the cleveland clinic yesterday and met with a epileptologist. I had a quick eeg done - nothing found there but didnt have an episode during it. The epi listened to all my symptoms and...

Created By: gchatt10 | 2015-11-23 16:18 | 265 Views | 4 Comments

Hi All,

I would like some opinions on my situation from people's experience.

Background:
28 year old male. 10 years of simple partial siezures (auras/deja vus), undiagnosed. ...

Created By: Chooch | 2015-11-23 06:43 | 228 Views | 3 Comments

Hi Everyone,

I have been on Tegretol for 6 years for Complex Partial Seizures (800mg Daily). I put on about 5 stone during this period of time and...

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