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Posted 22 Jan 2018 by • 1 answer
... nor does she have any other of the conditions related to being prescribed for her. According to her instructions, she is taking it for "frontal lobe seizures". Well... tonight she double-dosed I'm wondering how it's going to affect her. Can't reach doctor until tomorrow ...
Posted 10 Dec 2017 by • 0 answers
It take it for seizures
Posted 10 Nov 2017 by • 0 answers
... with a 300ml and I am very ill and weak from the side effects. It has affected my appetite and I get numbness in my left foot and leg. Also tightening in my temples. Can someone recommend an alternative medication without these severe side affects. I find it hard to function normally as I did ...
Posted 16 Mar 2015 by • 3 answers
My husband developped a strong skin reaction to carbamazepine for bipolar. He discontinued it. The doctor wants to put him on valproic acid (depakote), but he ( my husband) is not willing to try a third medication and would rather return to lithium that gave him unconfortable feelings. Which one is ...
Posted 21 Aug 2017 by • 0 answers
I've had TN1 for about a year but I thought it was a tooth went to the dentist teeth are perfect. So, it has come for a couple days then goes away for weeks. Friday I was getting ready to drink a Route 44 Cherry Limeade from Sonic and had the worst episode ever, in my mind I was wondering what ...
Posted 31 May 2017 by • 1 answer
... and leg. The pain is unbearable when not under control with carbamazepine, pamelor, tylenol 3, lidocaine patches... What i want to ask is if any of you find that there are are flare ups? I went for a good 5 or 6 months feeling pretty good and then one day, about a month ago, WHAM! unbearable ...
Posted 26 May 2017 by • 1 answer
My mom was diagnosed with colon cancer and the day before she died her "team" finally got together to speak about what was going on and what to do. She was 66yrs old. They discussed carbamazepine from her accident eight years prior and that she really didn’t need it for more than ...
Carbamazepine - I just started taking this 3 days ago, 200mg once a day at night. In the mornings my
Posted 25 May 2017 by • 1 answer
... hands are swollen, and burning, face burning, weakness in arms and legs, and extremely thirsty. Any one else have this?
Posted 24 May 2017 by • 0 answers
Hi, my TN started 12 years ago with severe attack lasting few weeks then nothing till recently. Had a lot of attacks over last 5 months, went dentist a lot convinced it was my teeth but no, then realized must be TN again. Extreme shocks through teeth, pain in ear and front teeth, burning, red face. ...
Posted 26 Sep 2016 by • 2 answers
I was diagnosed with trigeminal neuralgia in November, 2011, and have taken various medications to alleviate the pain (never more than one drug at a time). First it was Lyrica (modest success, but seemed to be have reduced effect after taking for about a year), then gabapentin (did not help), and ...
Posted 9 Jan 2016 by • 4 answers
Does CARBAMAZEPINE PUT YOU TO SLEEP? I NEED TO SLEEP, I HAVEN'T BEEN SLEEPING FOR 4 NIGHTS. I AM BIPOLAR AND IT WAS PRESCRIBED TO ME BY MY PSYCHIATRIST. I ONLY USED IT ONCE BECAUSE I CAN'T CONTROL MY MOVEMENT. I WAS WALKING FROM MY PATIO TO MY LIVING ROOM AND I KEPT ON WALKING UNTIL I WAS ...
Posted 29 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
I have only been on 100mg of Tegretol for 3 days and although it has taken the TN pain away completely, changed my moods to Mrs. Happy, removed my headaches completely, but I cannot sleep at all. I have been up for two and a half days now. This cannot be good. There has to be a better solution.
Posted 16 Sep 2016 by • 1 answer
They are all extended release tablets. If not, how can they be spaced?
Posted 6 Oct 2016 by • 0 answers
Hi, I've been using carbamazephine for a while now, A 200mg pill a day.. but I've been getting feelings of a seizure attack. I've never had a seizure attack though. recently I've been loosing coordination, getting some dizzy-like feeling and getting weak when i walk. any advice?
Posted 1 Sep 2016 by • 0 answers
He gets severe pain in his tongue that causes him to be unable to speak. He was told it is nerve neuralgia and I need to know how to help him. Has anyone had the pain in this area?
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