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Been taking Dilantin for about 18 yrs for nocturnal seizures due to past head injury. Currently take

Posted 3 days ago by Xkccontractr 0 answers

... 400 mg day. My short term memory is getting terrible. Have had several seizures over the years. 54 yrs old. From Dilantin? From seizures?

What happens to a patient on a 300mg dilantin and now increased to 400 mg per day?

Posted 17 Jan 2017 by genloo777 0 answers

She has experienced insomnia, head-spinning, tail bone aches and trembling.

If I am taking only 100 mg of Dilantin nightly is it doing anything for, or to me?

Posted 16 Jan 2017 by rnmohs 0 answers

I had brain surgery in 2003 - Oligodendroglioma tumor removed and was prescribed 300/400 mg opposing days. for the last 5+ years I only take 100 mg per night. I am concerned about the side effects and whether I need Dilantin or not. My Dr. is looking on the safest side. I am trying to live.

What "energy" supplements can be taken with Dilantin/Phenytoin?

Posted 6 Dec 2016 by EMT1 0 answers

I sometimes will work a double shift (20 hrs) and I'm ok until late in the night shift. I will drink maybe a couple of energy drinks within that time. Unfortunately, taurine, guarana, etc., lower my Dilantin levels.

Will Dilantin decrease my sex drive?

Posted 4 Oct 2016 by Kimberl0102 1 answer

I am coming down off a high level of Dilantin, it was at 45! I need to know what to expect?

Posted 22 Aug 2016 by Kdavis2016 1 answer

I need to know what to expect my body to be doing, how I'm gonna feel coming off this drug. I do take Vimpat also

Everyday dilantin,if I forgot a day what can be effect me and what should I do???

Posted 30 Mar 2016 by jussi 0 answers

i have seizure for 5-6 times just for a few day ,and i had it the first since 7 months ago. Doctor give me dilantin ,but he is not yet how far i take it..

Can changing from one form of Phenytoin to another promote seizures?

Posted 28 Mar 2016 by daver56 0 answers

For ages, I was on Dilantin, and then a number of years back, got switched to Phenytoin (Amneal IP212 Purple and White capsules). For the most part, everything has been fine -- every once in a great while, I might have an absence seizure, but no Grand Mals in over five years. Now our Good Ol' ...

Is 3 low for a dilantin level?

Posted 4 Mar 2016 by Randy Lee 0804 0 answers

When my older sister was 10/11 she was on dilantin until she started trying to convince us?

Posted 15 Nov 2015 by InChristiam 1 answer

When my older sister was 10/11 she was on dilantin until she started trying to convince us that was seeing and talking to dead people. Then our Mom slowly took her off of it. Ever since then she has been ridiculing and degrading both our Mom and I. Is there any studies on long term damage from ...

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