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Posted 10 Jan 2014 by • 1 answer
Posted 1 Jan 2010 by • 5 answers
in e.r. last night dilantin level was below 2.5 had a seizure
Posted 29 Jun 2010 by • 3 answers
I am aware of what conditions these prescribed meds are for; I need to know if any will test positive or false positive for Benzo's, opiates, meth, thc, or cocaine. Thanks
Posted 30 Oct 2011 by • 4 answers
When I was a kid, I had epilepsy and when I was around 5, I had a really bad seizure, so my parents took me to the doctor. They had me on Dilantin infatabs, do not remember the dosage. By the time I was a senior in high school, I was off the med's and did not seizures, but the doctor said I ...
Posted 11 Apr 2011 by • 4 answers
After a stroke my dad is now having seizures and has been put on dilantin. He is now much more tired than he was before, if we let him he would sleep most of the day and night.
Posted 8 Aug 2013 by • 7 answers
Have no family history--- am trying to find my birth mother... to no avail, YET. Have had several small seizures and one grand mal one in April of 2013. I am taking 300 mg. of Dilantin each night, for how long, I don't know. No one says if this I a lifetime situation or not. What do you think? ...
Posted 12 Sep 2014 by • 3 answers
A few months ago I started having seizures and I seen a doctor who gave me dilantin 200mg. I was already seei ng a different doctor for other reasons and the other day he prescribed me zoloft 100mg. Is this safe?
Posted 17 Oct 2007 by • 2 answers
I have been on dilantin for about 20 years for partial seziures. It has worked well. But for the last few months when I drink alchol which I know you are not suppose to, I have been having this episodes where my toes curl up and my lips wont move etc. I am thinking of course it is the alchol, but ...
Posted 9 Feb 2010 by • 4 answers
My new neurologist wants me to make the change due to bone health issues. I'm hesitant to make the change because I've been on dilantin (and phenobarbitol) for 40+ years and seizure-free for 37 years. I have osteoporosis, but my bone density level has increased 10% over the last year.
Posted 8 May 2010 • 8 answers
... teeth to come off? Im also on Dilantin... or could this be the cause? Anyone have any ideas???
Posted 24 May 2010 by • 2 answers
My boyfriend has been on Dilantin for seizures for years, and was given a Rx for Keppra recently. Since then, he has not been able to hold an erection and believes this is related to the Keppra. Please respond with your research if there is any other alternative medication that will not affect his ...
Posted 10 Jul 2011 by • 5 answers
My Mother has been on lamictal for approx 21/2 mths weaned off of dilantin. Her short term memory... has gotten terrible, from minute to minute she can't follow you. Very disturbing. She is 78 and had been on dilantin and phenobarbital for about 55yrs. Please someone tell me if they have or ...
Posted 10 Dec 2012 by • 1 answer
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 the phenytoin, I seem to have bad memory problems now ,trouble staying asleep longer than 4hrs, ...
Posted 23 Sep 2014 by • 4 answers
... meds in combination. If so how do they work in your case and what side effects do you experience. I have been on Dilantin and phenobarbital for many years and would still have occasional breakthrough seizures. Lately they have gotten much worse and since late June my doc has been trying to ...
Posted 5 Mar 2017 by • 4 answers
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