Topic: Women With Epilepsy

Created By: elleblack | 2017-06-20 12:43 | 3 Comments

Hello all. My principal question for the group is whether or not anyone has had luck phasing totally off medicines for the length of a pregnancy and been seizure free. A little personal context...

Created By: marykateray | 2017-06-19 22:53 | 0 Comments

Hi, Im 20 yrs old on topamax 150mg x2 a day. I was diagnosed with epilepsy about 3 years ago. My neurologists don't know what kind of epilepsy i have. But everytime i have a seizure its a...

Created By: Nikkicole85 | 2017-06-18 01:19 | 2 Comments

I was just diagnosed with temporal lobe epilepsy and I'm still trying to adjust and accept it. Some days I feel as though I'm living in a state of early dementia. Although I am married I...

Created By: Gilleonard | 2017-06-17 15:17 | 2 Comments

Hi, I am on 500 mg of Keppra daily, I was diagnosed with epilepsy in 2012. Since October 2015 I have missed the odd period and my period has become very light, now I have missed two month in a row...

Created By: nmknight | 2017-06-15 12:01 | 1 Comment

Hi! I am new to this site so I hope that I am at the right place. I would like some feedback about taking Lamictal while breastfeeding. I am 32 weeks and am currently taking 175mg twice a day and...

Created By: mescue | 2017-06-11 14:13 | 0 Comments

Hello! New to this website, but have been dealing with epilepsy for 12 years. Recently I have been diagnosed with pcos. After trying clomid for a month I got pregnant but lost our sweet angel at 5...

Created By: Makena4321 | 2017-06-09 15:30 | 0 Comments

Hi, I take 100mg of Lamictal Seizure medicine. I've been looking for all forms of birth control. I took an oral birth control in 2012 my freshman year in College it was the lowest does 10mg...

Created By: maxi4rudy | 2017-06-06 14:39 | 0 Comments

Recently in the last year I've experienced four or five episodes of memory/confusion.

Basically it goes like this. Mostly it's a dazed and confused state. An example would be...

Created By: shymaa_shettia | 2017-05-31 20:37 | 1 Comment

Hello everyone I am 28 years old 25 weeks pregnant with first baby. My sezuires and not well controled I am on keppra 3750 and lamoctal 475 twice daily and I already had 2 sezuires. To make things...

Created By: Kristan89 | 2017-05-31 17:20 | 3 Comments

I have had Tonic-Clonic and Absence Epilepsy since I was 16 years old, now I'm 28. I have been on Keppra XR and Lamictal XR since I started have my seizures. Now I'm at the point where I...

Created By: TriciaE | 2017-05-27 22:37 | 1 Comment

I had my first seizure Nov 2011 while sleeping. Went through the ringer of tests with no results. Nothing again until May 2013 one week before I found out I was pregnant. Then between pregnancy...

Created By: funsized90 | 2017-05-24 22:19 | 2 Comments

Hey everyone!
I have browsed this site many times but this is the first I have posted in your forum. Quick summery of my epilepsy experience:
I was diagnosed with epilepsy at age 11 (...

Created By: Kalene | 2017-05-22 19:53 | 1 Comment

I'm currently 6 weeks and on two drugs. Trileptal 600mg bidand topomax once a day 100mg. I have really been just been googling and googling reading all the awful things that can happen to my...

Created By: srchtt3_58da2bca6d3e8 | 2017-05-20 01:19 | 2 Comments

Hi!
I need some help if someone could possibly read this and direct me. I had a severe TBI in 2005 after a really bad car accident, after that I started having seizures. They've never...

Created By: Shara | 2017-05-19 01:58 | 0 Comments

Hi I have (nocturnal) night frontal lobe epilepsy always controlled by medication
But throughout my third trimester was having about 5 seizures a day. I had to end up being induced Iam now 3...

Created By: Mtownsend25 | 2017-05-15 23:41 | 1 Comment

I have a history of epilepsy. Only at night on the right side of my brain in the frontal lobe. But the nature of the seizure I had 2 nights ago was very unusual. I woke up with injuries on my face...

Created By: Shales1982 | 2017-05-13 06:35 | 1 Comment

Hi there-so I'm really looking for some help in making sense in a letter I've received this morning from my neurologist if possible.

So, to give you a brief background, I had a...

Created By: Susaninfl | 2017-04-26 18:18 | 1 Comment

I had my first seizure about four years ago while I was working at a very stressful job. That's when I found out I was diabetic and have high blood pressure and was put on many medications. I...

Created By: Believe | 2017-04-18 13:26 | 3 Comments

Hello,

I'm hoping for some advice.

I was diagnosed with grand mal seizures in 2007. I had a grand mal seizure 4 years prior to that, but it went undiagnosed. Since 2007 I'...

Created By: w3030168 | 2017-04-14 17:05 | 2 Comments

I had my second grand mal seizure 2 weeks ago and haven't been working since. My employer wouldn't let me come back. I don't want to make it a bigger issue than it is but am not...

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