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Phenytoin - Are there different ingredients based on manufacturer?

Do different manufacturers use different ingredients in the dtug phenytoin. I am having very different side effects being on same drug but different manufacturer. Currently on phenytoin and had ...

Posted 2 Oct 2014 2 answers

Sanctura - Can this drug be taken with anti-epilepsy drugs?

I have epilepsy and take Phenytoin Sodium 200mg at night and Epilim Chrono 2x200mg night and morning. I have an appointment booked to see my GP but wanted to do some research first and the practice ...

Posted 20 days ago 1 answer

Phenytoin - has anyone had problems with hair color while taking phenytion?

every time i try to color my hair it comes out strange color trying to figure out if its from seizure meds , have used many different kinds of hair color and its always the same ?

Posted 10 Jul 2014 0 answers

Is it safe to have the flu jab when taking phenytoin?

I take 325ml per day I had surgery for two brain tumours the lat one was 22 years ago I am 63 years old

Posted 6 Nov 2013 1 answer

Are these drugs safe when taken together? clonazepam, risperidone, phenytoin, divalproex?

My cousin who is in her mid 60's and has seizures often. Her doctor has her on these meds and I was wondering how safe these are when taken together. My aunt says she does not seem herself ...

Posted 7 Oct 2013 1 answer

Has anyone taken phenytoin specifically for muscle spasms? I have lupus also Need know ASAP?

Mother in law has lupus and most of the other medical issues they say if you have these conditions then don't take phenytoin and to make sure dr knows of the medical cond you have. Well the dr ...

Posted 20 Oct 2013 0 answers

How I do TDM of phenytoin in childrens?

Posted 16 Aug 2013 0 answers

Dilantin - long term side affects/ health problems caused by taking phenytoin ?

I took phenytoin 150mg 3x a day from nov 2004-oct 2005 before starting this medication I seemed alot smarter I read some old writtings i did before my first seizure in nov 2004 and before i started ...

Posted 10 Dec 2012 1 answer

Phenytoin - Anyone Take Pheneytoin with Topomax, and had to go back to Pheneytoin?

My Doctor suggested I try a new medicine said he had a new thing to try out. It seems I have been selected "experiment of the Month". This one is not so hot. I have Epilepsy, and yes I have ...

Posted 11 Jun 2013 0 answers

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