Topic: Medication Issues

Created By: violetjuniper | 2015-06-30 13:21 | 339 Views | 0 Comments

Hello all,

I have recently started taking oxcarbazepine for complex partial seizures. It seems that for the better my seizures have changed in duration and symptoms. Although, recently I...

Created By: elf7 | 2015-06-30 02:10 | 397 Views | 2 Comments

I got like seven-nine hits of a blunt. It was marijuana, I'm not sure if there's strands of something in it. But anyways I had a legit panic attack, I thought I was going to die, and I know heart...

Created By: Lup75 | 2015-06-28 20:18 | 322 Views | 1 Comment

Hello all, I was on Depakote for a long time and worked well on me, no seizures. I recently switched to Lamotrogine because the side effects of Depakote were very bad, I had been in Lamotrogine...

Created By: briansotile@gmail.com | 2015-06-28 01:04 | 305 Views | 2 Comments

I am in an Army Afghanistan Vet who was diagnosed with a traumatic brain injury in 2012. In 2014, I started having grand mall seizures, as many as 13 in a day. An EEG indicated left temporal lobe...

Created By: ln | 2015-06-25 16:43 | 473 Views | 1 Comment

Hello,

 

I don't have a medication problem. I wonder about others' experiences with weaning off Keppra. To make a very long story short, I have recently done some testing with a...

Created By: Tatextwo | 2015-06-24 21:21 | 337 Views | 2 Comments

Newly diagnosed Hi all, I'm going on  4ks of being diagnosed with epilepsy and prescribed generic Keppa 500mg twice per day. I have recently had my 2nd seizure in 3yrs both grand mal with 2...

Created By: hannahficek@rocketmail.com | 2015-06-24 13:30 | 307 Views | 0 Comments

I started back on topamax about 3 weeks ago. I know that loss of appetite is a side effect in which I was prepared for, but this time around, I'm experiencing food not agreeing with me at all...

Created By: Yeah88 | 2015-06-22 19:43 | 426 Views | 3 Comments

 

Hi everyone! I was diagnosed with nocturnal epilepsy in 2011 and was prescribed keppra. Ever since, I have struggled with moderate to severe acne on the left side of my face. I have tried...

Created By: limabeancross@gmail.com | 2015-06-22 15:03 | 773 Views | 1 Comment

Hi all

Just wanted to pick your brains on something please.

I've been seizure free for over 5 years and take 2500mg of Keppra per day to control it.

I've recently been...

Created By: Lup75 | 2015-06-21 23:59 | 362 Views | 0 Comments

I started on Lamotrogine a few months ago and I been getting irritation, burning sensation and itchy. I mentioned to my dr and he said that if I don't get any rashes or fever I will fine. However...

Created By: Lup75 | 2015-06-21 21:07 | 281 Views | 0 Comments

Hi, posted a couple of times my story and I haven't heard an advice. I was diagnosed with JME when I was 15 I tried some medications and didn't worked on me. When I was around 22 I was on Depakote...

Created By: Bird95 | 2015-06-16 15:21 | 364 Views | 4 Comments

Ok so I had my first seizure when i was in the 3rd grade,heres all the meds ive been put on (the ones i can remember)all of them i had memory problems and i couldnt get my sentences out,and real...

Created By: sduensing1 | 2015-06-12 11:52 | 461 Views | 2 Comments

This is my first post on this site. I'm hoping for responses about medications OTHER THAN keppra that have been effective with minimal side effects for grand mal seizures?
On April 19th my...

Created By: CHRISTINAS | 2015-06-08 20:36 | 379 Views | 1 Comment

DOES ANYONE OUT THERE HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH FYCOMPA?  MY HUSBAND HAS RECENTLY HAD THAT ADDED TO HIS PRESCRIPTIONS AND I AM CONCERNED ABOUT THE SIDE EFFECTS.  IN PARTICULAR, DURING A RECENT HOSPITAL...

Created By: crlanier | 2015-06-08 16:33 | 341 Views | 1 Comment

My 12 yr old daughter is taking 150mg of lamictal daily for her seizures.  She started the meds in Nov.2014.  She had a small rash prior to starting the meds that was diagnosed as eczema and...

Created By: zlop | 2015-06-07 06:48 | 404 Views | 1 Comment

First I should give some background. I'll get to the Keppra in a moment.

I've had a rash on my back for about 5 years. It has sometimes responded to various creams, but it never went away...

Created By: enchanted_enigma | 2015-06-07 06:21 | 473 Views | 1 Comment

Hello all!
This is my first time on the forums, and im so thankful to have found them! I am currently doing a little bit of my own research trying to piece together a few things and figured...

Created By: iceman7265 | 2015-06-05 11:17 | 363 Views | 1 Comment

I was on Lamictal for 7 years with no issues at all. A few months ago, I started getting a rash that covered my entire body, raised red itchy bumps. I saw an allergist who didn't think it was...

Created By: ashespaige | 2015-06-04 17:52 | 355 Views | 1 Comment

Has anyone tried this new medicine? I was diagnosed 2 years ago with TLE and started on generic for trileptal. It didn't work for me- caused more seizures, so I was switched to generic Keppra....

Created By: Moondrop | 2015-06-02 01:32 | 398 Views | 1 Comment

Which is better - keppra or depakote? What has been your experience. Just curious how these medicines work. 

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