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Created By: szusd037 | 2006-04-17 17:11 | 135 Views | 3 Comments

Just newly diagnosed with TLE and taking Topamax 50mg 2X a day. I only have partial seizures but the Topamaxs has slowed them down. Instead the Topamax has made me have around 75-100 Aura's a day...

Created By: kiki03 | 2006-04-17 14:32 | 117 Views | 1 Comment

I have a 7 year old son. He has had gran mal seizures since he was 8 months old. he has been on several different meds and the ketogenic diet, he has the VNS implant, and nothing seems to work...

Created By: my5sons | 2006-04-16 11:57 | 129 Views | 4 Comments

hey everyone,i am new here and i'm trying to get some info about seizures,my 9yo son has been just passing out ,i took him to the emergency room 2 times in the last week and tomorrow he is...

Created By: juperee | 2006-04-16 09:03 | 216 Views | 4 Comments

Hey, folks! What a great website! By way of introduction, I am a 32-yr old female engineer who had no idea about E until March 25, when I had a grand mal seizure in front of about 200 people. I...

Created By: Aimee788 | 2006-04-15 12:54 | 113 Views | 1 Comment

hi. i'm like totally new and have no idea what the heck i'm doing right now. Please help me out by telling me what there is to see in this place.

Created By: quirky | 2006-04-15 06:44 | 238 Views | 12 Comments

Hi there

I am on 2 types of medication as of today - keppra and tegretol

I was on the above as well as lamictal and frisium. just finished yesterday.

I get a lot of head aches...

Created By: nzingar | 2006-04-13 20:13 | 14237 Views | 28 Comments

can anyone tell me the 'average' dosage of lamictal? i have been on lamictal for about 2 years and i LOVE it - i am taking 400mg a day and i am curious as what dosage other people are on.

Created By: Karatanoron | 2006-04-10 19:24 | 105 Views | 1 Comment

Hi! In January my daughter was diagnosed with having Epilepsy. I was wondering what the normal amount of seizures is. I mean she had four today. Is that a lot? I have no way to compare. Sounds...

Created By: smit | 2006-04-10 19:23 | 102 Views | 1 Comment

i lomost dide with a sodium leb=vel of 120. please i heard that trileptal with the water based blood perssure pill could be deadly
mine when i was rushed the to hospitial my sodium was 120...

Created By: theresapolicky | 2006-04-08 06:26 | 145 Views | 1 Comment

Has anyone been effected by Sudeph my son Brian was.

Created By: suebear | 2006-04-07 14:19 | 120 Views | 3 Comments

Greetings everyone..

I just happen to come across this forum when looking for something else, funny how that happens isn't it? ;)

Anyway. My name is Sue and it's a pleasure to be a...

Created By: smit | 2006-04-06 19:28 | 172 Views | 3 Comments

it wasn't as bad as i thought it would. spent 4 days. still scared no driving need support from family and freinds for a bit. sort of sucks
but i guess it's for the best.

Created By: skootch1229 | 2006-04-06 15:03 | 110 Views | 2 Comments

Hi. My 4 1/2 year old son was just yesterday diagnosed with childhood absense epilepsy. I have noticed for a while that he at times seems in his own world, or that he doesn't always answer when he...

Created By: zoobie | 2006-04-06 13:59 | 136 Views | 3 Comments

My wife was diagnosed with panic attacks approximately 10 years ago. She had a very poor response to psychiatric care and was eventually reffered to a prof of psychiatry. After about a 2 hour...

Created By: rlhartleysmi | 2006-04-06 12:23 | 141 Views | 6 Comments

I just joined the community searching for some people to speak with who may make me feel like less of a weirdo :P . I have been having nocturnal seizures for about 5 years now. I've tried 7 or...

Created By: brittykity143 | 2006-04-04 20:19 | 447 Views | 9 Comments

i guess i'll start first with my story...
im 21 and my 17 year old sister had her first seizure (grand mal) this past christmas. we were all sitting around opening presents and all the...

Created By: EthanF | 2006-04-04 02:07 | 176 Views | 2 Comments

I was watching the show Untold stories of the E.R. the other day and they mentioned something that seems tough to believe for me. Here is a explanation of the situation.

A five year old...

Created By: courtnic | 2006-04-01 22:41 | 103 Views | 2 Comments

I have been on LAMICTAL for seven weeks. I haven't had a seizure since I have started taking it. I think is has really helped me. I just recently got a new Neurologist. My last one was horrible...

Created By: ragin6 | 2006-04-01 22:34 | 113 Views | 1 Comment

Hi everyone! I just joined and am very amazed and some of the discussions here. I am glad I found this site and am hoping that someone can give me a little advice. Neurologists have been telling...

Created By: animal | 2006-03-31 21:11 | 92 Views | 2 Comments

I use my epilepsy as a spring board for my art work. In 3 weeks I have a showing and need educational