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Cerebral Palsy Questions

We found 6 questions associated with the 'Cerebral Palsy' topic.

What are long term side effects of tegretol use for severe cerebral palsy patient?

Posted 27 Jul 2010 3 answers

26 yr. old male with severe brain damage, no speech, can't walk, but scoots or uses wheel chair. Having serious mood swings and not sleeping. Episodes used to be once or twice a yr. now several times weekly. Difficult to find Dr. who will treat. Could long term use of tegretol be part of the ...

Does anybody feel upset and for having seborrheic dermatitis?

Posted 14 Mar 2015 3 answers

I was just diagnosed with seborrheic dermatitis and I'm feeling really depressed. I am 49 years old and I have other issues such as cerebral palsy and obsessive compulsive disorder therefore I'm very upset and depressed that I was diagnosed with seborrheic dermatitis on my scalp.

Zoloft, Clonazepam, and Adderall?

Posted 21 Oct 2014 2 answers

I have ADD, anxiety, and mild hypotonic cerebral palsy. I take the clonazepam to counter my slight spastic movements. However, at night I have a bad temper. Is this a side effect of coming down from the meds?

Water retention & bloating on my meds.. help!? Don't know what to do... :'(?

Posted 26 Sep 2011 1 answer

I was born with mild cerebral palsy but never needed pills... I had my leg lengthened and Shriners when I was younger and a few years later that lead to arthroscopic knee surgery because my patella have moved.. they did that and I developed mild scoliosis which they didn't do much about ...

Baclofen - Does anyone else experience a strange body odor as a side effect?

Posted 9 Jan 2014 1 answer

My 14 yr old son has been taking 10mg 3x/day for a few years for his cerebral palsy & tends to have a body odor with it. He's getting older & I'm concern this will affect his social life. Can anyone offer any suggestions to help this?

Should Abilify be given to a 12 year old with Cerebral Palsy already on anti seizure meds?

Posted 15 Sep 2016 1 answer

special needs child of 12 who does not walk or speak well had limited use of her right hand but could feed herself & hold things took Abilify for 6 days. She has been on Prozac for several years at low dose. Within 5 days of starting Abilify she has developed tremors, inability to sleep , ...

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