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Topic: Medication Issues

Created By: Kinzerika | 09/2018 | 2 Comments

Just looking for some insight...

I have read so many forums on here about the issues people have with keppRAGE and I have been experiencing it to the fullest. I have had a few TC seizures...

Created By: Bbl | 09/2018 | 3 Comments

I was on Dilantin for 25 years with no problems. A new doctor switched me to Keppra due to osteopenia concerns. Over 4-5 years Keppra was less and less effective even with increasing dosage. 2...

Created By: nitsirk | 09/2018 | 0 Comments

Should I stop taking my anti seizure medications when I am taking CBD oil? Also, are vitamins okay to take while using CBD oil? Which ones should I take and which ones shouldn't I take? How...

Created By: lanekoehl29 | 08/2018 | 2 Comments

I’m not sure what topic to put this under, but hopefully someone has experienced this besides me and can help.

I take the generic Keppra and take 2 a day, 1000 mg. I take my medication at...

Created By: JWMcB | 08/2018 | 3 Comments

I've been on Keppra for over ten years now, since about the age of 17. In that time, I've suffered extended periods of anxiety and depression and had several instances of intense rage. I...

Created By: Columbia359 | 08/2018 | 3 Comments

My partner is 41, he started getting intense feelings of dejavu late last year which worsened into goosebumps and shivers for a few seconds several times a day. After Christmas this continued and...

Created By: Sobaffled80 | 08/2018 | 2 Comments

I have both generalized and partial seizures. They started at age 27. I am now 38. I feel like I’m on an insane amount of medication. Thankfully I have not had a grand mal in 3 years so the...

Created By: tylertoxic | 08/2018 | 1 Comment

6 year old daughter was recently diagnosed with absence seizures and has been put on 10ml of ethosuximide syrup twice a day (started on 5ml twice a day for a week and was told to increase dose)....

Created By: TeamSmiles | 08/2018 | 1 Comment

Hello friends, my 2 year old daughter has epilepsy with focal and generalized seizures. She is currently taking 3 different medications and is still having 10 to 15 seizures a month. I want to try...

Created By: MJFL1975 | 08/2018 | 3 Comments

Does anyone know what effects seizure meds have on people who don't have or no longer have epilepsy? We are currently working very closely with a nutritionist and believe we can improve my...

Created By: jobo_5b325701d515a | 08/2018 | 4 Comments

im 27, male, with tle and intrrictal rage plus depression, this diagnosis was based on climical history. i am on lithium slow 1200mg, clonazepam 4mg, valproate 1g slow with risperidone 6mg. we are...

Created By: mac7 | 08/2018 | 2 Comments

iam 21.i have a history of fits that usually happened at night at age 10.Now i doesnt have anysort of such problems.i have been on lamictal for 7 yrs to treat those fit which recently has gone off...

Created By: cc40 | 08/2018 | 11 Comments

Hey everyone, new here. I will try to keep this short. I had been seizure free for about 11 years. One day last year when I picked up my medication the pills looked different. I questioned...

Created By: JaimeLyn227 | 08/2018 | 1 Comment

I started Keppra a week ago. The first day I took 500mg twice and slept all day. The next day I started with 500mg and cried for hours. That evening I cut the pills in half and started taking...

Created By: CyberShibe | 08/2018 | 2 Comments

Hello.

I have a slight issue. I see my neurologist in about 3 months time (no other earlier appointments. I checked.)

I’ve been on Lamotrigene at 400mg a day for 8 months now and...

Created By: Sandy_5b666914d4b41 | 08/2018 | 0 Comments

Hi
I began taking Keppra a month ago, I have already gained 10 pounds. I read on past threads that others have experienced weight gain as well. Has anyone figured out how to counteract this...

Created By: Belle J | 07/2018 | 1 Comment

Hello, l am 61yr female who has taken Epilim for over 30 years for absent epilepsy . I’ve not had a absence since 1989 .My dose has been 400 am & 400 pm for as long as I can remember....

Created By: Runner_5b508f4815f6b | 07/2018 | 0 Comments

I’m normally fine with a certain amount of exercise on Carbamazepine, but beyond a certain amount, I later feel dizzy, nausea, unable to think or go to work. Then it starts not really having a...

Created By: Runner_5b508f4815f6b | 07/2018 | 0 Comments

I’m normally fine with a certain amount of exercise on Carbamazepine, but beyond a certain amount, I later feel dizzy, nausea, unable to think or go to work. Then it starts not really having a...

Created By: john420 | 07/2018 | 0 Comments

Hey guys, I know it's not recommended to go med free when you have epilepsy but i'm just so sick of the meds and side effects. They've robbed me of my personal development as...

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