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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 ...

Can different brand drugs work differently?

Posted 15 days ago 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 ...

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

Posted 13 days ago by Refrench 0 answers

She is taking oxcarbazepine

Epilepsy - What drugs should be avoided?

Posted 20 days ago by Rhayden 1 answer

What drugs could bring on a seizure

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 ...

What is the difference between Briviact and Keppra?

Posted 5 May 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

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

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

How do you calculate the dosage for Carnexiv?

Posted 30 Nov 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

Saphris interaction with epilepsy medication?

Posted 4 Nov 2016 by holdorfs 2 answers

I have epilepsy and just started taking Saphris two weeks ago. I am seizure free but am on three primary medicines. I currently take 800 mg of Lamitcal, 400 AM and 400 PM. I take 500 mg Aptiom PM. For sleep I take 2 mg clonazepam before bed. I am starting Saphris at 5 mg at bed time but am ...

Doctors have labelled my step daughters seizures as syncretistic seizures and said it is not?

Posted 18 Oct 2016 by lizardlace 0 answers

... epilepsy, but have not performed any tests. Has anyone heard of this? Cannot find any information anywhere

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