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Lyrica and Weight Gain? Yes or No?

Posted 27 Jan 2010 by snowgoer68 35 answers

I would like to find out how many here on lyrica are gaining weight. I have seen multiple sites on the internet with people gaining tons of weight, some saying they were even eating less, exercising more. Although it helped the pain some could not take the weight. I am an above knee amputee and ...

Depo-Provera - What do I do if my depo quit working? I actually take it for SEIZURE control, not?

Posted 19 days ago by deanjanan 0 answers

... birth control. I need the progesterone to keep my hormones in one level constant for the catamenial (hormone) epilepsy I have. I have just started a generic 100mg a day progesterone and am not the same control I had with the depo shot yet. Are there different ingredients in the two forms of ...

I was diagnosed April 2016 of epilepsy at which point I started Keppra 750 2x's a day. Since?

Posted 21 Mar 2017 by Jessica Gozlan 0 answers

I was diagnosed April 2016 of epilepsy following a Grand Mal seizure, at which point I started Keppra 750, 2x's a day following a Grand Mal seizure. Since November, 2016 I have sharp muscular pain around groin area, often debilitating when I walk. I also have a heaviness/pain in shoulder area. ...

Lamotrigine - My daughter is travelling in Singapore and needs to get medication out there.

Posted 13 Mar 2017 by Donna Stevens 0 answers

What is lamotrigine called in Singapore?

What is the difference between Briviact and Keppra?

Posted 5 May 2016 1 answerFAQ by

Tramadol - Tramodol, naproxen, gabapentin and oramorph?

Posted 25 Apr 2016 by Anth-1986 5 answers

I've got a bulging disc in my lower back L5-S1, and I'm on 8 tramodol 50mg, 2 naproxen 500mg, 9 gabapentin 300mg, and oramorph 5ml every 4 hours Is all this together needed? Plz help

Can different brand drugs work differently?

Posted 10 Feb 2017 by dea_rw 1 answer

I know this may sounds like a silly question because I am sure they are all the same but I have been taking lamotrigine Lamictal from GSK for my epilepsy and they have been making my fits worse. At 75mg I was having them every night and even in the day (which never happens to me) and then I ...

Epilepsy - What drugs should be avoided?

Posted 5 Feb 2017 by Rhayden 1 answer

What drugs could bring on a seizure

I want to know what cold meds I can give my granddaughter who has epilepsy?

Posted 12 Feb 2017 by Refrench 0 answers

She is taking oxcarbazepine

Do chronic headaches/tension headaches and epilepsy have a correlation? Treated for everything els?

Posted 2 Feb 2017 by sfowler38 1 answer

I have been treated for tension headaches and migraines since 2009. I have tried triptans, analgesics, muscle relaxants, nonsteroidal-anti-inflammatory and steroids, ssri antidepressants, magnesium and every homeopathic cure (massage, acupuncture, therapy, diet change and exercise) in the book and ...

How long did you stay on Topamax and what was it like withdrawing from it?

Posted 29 Jan 2017 by Tamaral 0 answers

So I tried Topamax and remained positive, things were looking well. Was using it for my Epilepsy, target dose of 200 mg a day. I lasted 3.5 months. Things were good for 2 months, lost 15 lbs but then major loss of appetite and loss of taste (more like bad taste in mouth). Thought I had a virus for ...

Epilepsy - My grandson started having seizures at 5 months old and is severely disabled. Does?

Posted 11 Jan 2017 by Weirdluck 0 answers

... anybody in this group have a similar case? He can't sit up, walk, talk or play with toy's. The only communication is through his expressions. He has a great personality.

My lips are swollen especially my bottom one right at the edge line and red and itchy. Can this be a

Posted 29 Dec 2016 by kfields 0 answers

... side affect of Keppra? I have been on this medication now for over 10 years and am just now geting this

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