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Topic: Medication Issues

Created By: eoviaho | 05/2019 | 2 Comments

Hello, for the past 5 months i have been taking zonisamide 100mg once a day, and it has kept me seizure free for 4 months.

However this last month i’ve just been feeling off in the...

Created By: Tgbell35 | 05/2019 | 4 Comments

My boyfriend of almost 13 years has changed into someone who is angry all the time. I honestly feel like it's keppra. He is ruining this family and I don't know what to do. His 18 year...

Created By: Mom to Maddie | 05/2019 | 1 Comment

My daughter currently takes Depakene, Banzel and Felbatol for her seizures. We have been reducing the Felbatol as it is the one med that makes her very fidgety. We finally have Epidiolex and if...

Created By: Nell_A | 05/2019 | 2 Comments

My 19 year old daughter had her first seizures last weekend -- two tonic-clonic seizures back to back. She had an EEG Monday, and seized during the exam. The neuro said preliminary diagnosis is...

Created By: healthy_living | 05/2019 | 6 Comments

Hello all,

This is my first time posting as I'm in dire need of anyone's experience/advice. This is in regards to my sister who suffers from lennox gastaut syndrome. From 2016...

Created By: ChicagoMom | 05/2019 | 3 Comments

My son had one seizure when he was 18, out of the blue, with no known cause.
The neurologist suggested he start on Keppra, and he became very depressed, almost suicidal. This happened his...

Created By: heather_anima | 05/2019 | 1 Comment

9 months ago I started having voiced problems, to the point I couldn't speak anymore. My doctor took me off generic Keppra recently and to my surprise, my voice came back. It's louder...

Created By: Schizo699 | 05/2019 | 2 Comments

Hi there,

I have severe depersonalization/derealization after psychedelic use from 2016.
I still sleep on the street, I have been 4 times hospital and 4 times jail.
I don't...

Created By: wife87 | 05/2019 | 4 Comments

I am looking for some help. My husband has been on keppra twice now. The first time was back in November for a month because of a seizure. He had a bad head injury during this seizure so I put...

Created By: heather_anima | 05/2019 | 1 Comment

Hello, everyone. About 9 months ago I began to loss my voice. I've been taking the generic of Keppra for years (about 5 or 6) and generic of Topamax just recently (about a week ago). I'...

Created By: Briankut | 05/2019 | 8 Comments

Guys we are so scared for our 10 year old. He is on trileptal (since age 5) zonegran since age 7. Lately since his last med increase zonegran to 125 mg he has just fallen apart. He is so slow now...

Created By: lcains | 05/2019 | 6 Comments

I take lamictal 400 mg, and keppra 1500 mg twice daily for my seizures and 1200 mg of Gabapentin for trigeminal neuralgia. My neurologist added 400 mg tegretol for my trigeminal neuralgia and the...

Created By: eoviaho | 05/2019 | 1 Comment

Hello, I've been taking Zonisamide 100mg (once a day), for the last few months and it has been preventing all grand mal seizures. However, I'm still getting Auras and recently id lose...

Created By: Amyvshaw | 05/2019 | 1 Comment

I started taking topermate 1 week ago on a dose of 1 25mg tablet once a day and now my periid is 3 days late could it be the tablets causing it or can it be something else

Created By: hlf2020 | 05/2019 | 3 Comments

Hi, I am a 22 year old female who had benign childhood epilepsy (grand Mal seizures on a monthly basis) from ages 12 to 15, during which time I took Lamictal every day. While I am no longer on the...

Created By: MNFischer | 05/2019 | 3 Comments

Hi there! I am headed to Norway this weekend for two weeks and will obviously be bringing my prescription with me.

I know I should carry my prescription card with me and my dr business...

Created By: ellenf94 | 05/2019 | 12 Comments

I’ve always had a hard time with depression and it was always controllable or I could live a normal life and put it aside when needed.
I got diagnosed with epilepsy 2 years ago after having...

Created By: newdhw | 05/2019 | 1 Comment

I have been using phenobarbital 81 mg bid and Tegretol 500 mg bid for over 40 years.
Anyone else still using this combo ? Up until recently, the side affects have been tolerable, however...

Created By: janetheb | 04/2019 | 1 Comment

Just received notice that my insurance will no longer provide Keppra by Solco. I have tried two other medications by other manufacturers and have had serious side effects with both ( hives and...

Created By: Aine413 | 04/2019 | 6 Comments

My partner was diagnosed with epilepsy 8 months ago after taking his first ever seizure while asleep at the age of 27. He was put on Keppra 750mg twice daily and although he went 2 months seizure...

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