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Topic: Medication Issues

Created By: Xr6 | 11/2019 | 2 Comments

Hi this is a bit embarrassing topic but I’ve had seizures for many years now finally have it under control with medication but I’ve found that I’m having trouble in the bedroom, its not due to the...

Created By: dnicole914 | 11/2019 | 2 Comments

I was recently diagnosed with primary generalized epilepsy. I'm 35 yrs old. I started 1000 mg Keppra on Oct29 and on Nov 7th they decided to transition me to Trokindi XR. I'm always...

Created By: Sam_Nova | 11/2019 | 3 Comments

My pharmacy is always having issues with getting supply of 500gm Depakote pill. This has been going on for about a year now. CVS keeps saying the issue related to the manufacturer.

Is...

Created By: Wayneor92 | 11/2019 | 2 Comments

Good morning all, Im a 26 year old male from Ireland,

I have had epilepsy since February 2017 and I am still quite unstable in regards of medication.. I had a seizure the last monday of...

Created By: trinity134 | 11/2019 | 3 Comments

hi I’ve had seizures since I was 13, currently 21. I probably have 5 seizures a month( Grand mals as well as 5 or 6 focal seizures) No cause as to why I’ve had them, no genetic problems, injuries...

Created By: avonlady | 10/2019 | 2 Comments

I been controlled for a long time. Last night I took my evening medication and went to been I woke up a little at midnight and ask my husband what day it was. He told me it was Thursday, he had...

Created By: Anthgreene | 10/2019 | 4 Comments

After my recent partial seizure, my doctor asked me to add Zonegran 100mg 1st week, 200 mg 2nd week, 300 mg 3rd week. I am currently taking 400 mg Lamotrigine daily.

I am reading the side...

Created By: Courtney3_5d36070c3ac8b | 10/2019 | 1 Comment

I’ll try to make this short. I have a minor case of epilepsy with partial nocturnal seizures, if I miss a couple doses of meds. When put on Lamictal in about 1995 I had hives for a short period of...

Created By: Blondie101 | 10/2019 | 3 Comments

Hi everyone,
I was diagnosed with epilepsy one year ago after 2 grande mal seizures, one month apart. They started me on Keppra, which i still take at 1500 mg a day. After 6 months they...

Created By: Steph.Par | 10/2019 | 4 Comments

Hi, I’m new to this and havent been diagnosed with epillepsy. I had the first seizure of my life about a month and a half ago. No determining cause, maybe debdration, lack of sleep.. EEGs came...

Created By: mom40 | 10/2019 | 2 Comments

Hello,

I am the mom of a 5 year old with partial onset seizures. He was diagnosed a little over a year ago. We have been seizure free for the last 6 months and then last night out of the...

Created By: Lorindarose | 10/2019 | 2 Comments

Has anyone experienced bad side effects when their pharmacy switches generic brands? This includes the pharmacy and doctor.

Created By: PrinceCharming1984 | 10/2019 | 1 Comment

Hey all
Anyone have experience with this drug?
Did it assist with decreasing seizures, what were the side effects etc?
Cheers
PC

Created By: RachelCJ | 10/2019 | 1 Comment

Hi guys, I'm 27 and have had 6 grand mal seizure since 2012 and suffer from constant focal seizure from about 16-17 years of age. At the moment I am taking 100mg lamictal 400mg tegretol twice...

Created By: Nic-87 | 10/2019 | 3 Comments

Hello there
I am 32 years old and was diagnosed with temporal left lobe epilepsy 4.5 years ago, although I have just found out there is also electrical activity in the right hand side. I...

Created By: sunil kumar bob | 10/2019 | 2 Comments

my son about 5yrs old and used medicine valpoarate,tegrital and frizium 5mg last 4 years but seizures continue please advise me.he has able to learn book and understand everything but speak slowly...

Created By: Nrwilson | 09/2019 | 2 Comments

So, yeah. I've never really talked to anyone who really knew anything about epilepsy besides my neurologist. I recently was referred to a specialist and he wants to take me off all my...

Created By: Billc | 09/2019 | 2 Comments

I remember "coming to" in the ambulance. This happened in May and the 31st of last month. The Dr. put me on Vimpat as the neurologist I am going to see has suggested. Mainly because of...

Created By: karenkendall | 09/2019 | 3 Comments

I’m a 23 year old female who has began to have repetitive temporal lobe partial seizures 3 days ago. I was seizure free for 5 1/2 years. I had Petitmal childhood epilepsy. Last night I was given a...

Created By: Wayneor92 | 09/2019 | 1 Comment

Hi all,
Im a 26 year old male that has had Epilepsy since February 2016. I had my first seizure in work while a manager of burger king so as you can imagine this was in a kitchen with...

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