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Lyrica and Weight Gain? Yes or No?

Posted 27 Jan 2010 by snowgoer68 36 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 ...

Hello I have been taking Somas and clorazapam for 16yrs and my doctor said that I cant take them so?

Posted 13 days ago by Chosen123 0 answers

Anymore that I have to choose between one or the other I was taking Somas for muscle spasms and scoliosis of the spine and I take clorazapam for my epilepsy so why did they just take me off like that.?

Guidance on vitamin supplements on Lamotragine? Calcium? D? B complex?

Posted 20 Nov 2017 by Gavvymc 0 answers

Had anyone had any specialist guidance, or know of a reputable website about what vitamin supplement dosages are advised when taking Lamotragine (Lamictal). Apparently calcium, vit D, the B's including folic acid become deficient, and do should be supplemented. Any others? But there seem to ...

Can carvedilol interact with seizure meds (Lamictal) and cause seizures and also lack of energy?

Posted 16 Nov 2017 by iluvfootball1 0 answers

I have felt a lack of consciousness (fainting) not seizures. Since i've been taking carvedilol for over a year. I feel not as energetic and less motivated. I'm just curious if this medicine could have these side effects. Thanks!

I accidentally refrigerated my daughter's oxcarbazepine from around noon til 8pm. Is it safe to use?

Posted 21 Sep 2017 by Jenn_herr 1 answer

The oxcarbazepine (or generic Trileptol) was refrigerated for maybe 8 hours? It wasn't frozen just pretty chilled.

What are the side effects of three medicines together - Vimpat, Lamictal and carbazebine?

Posted 19 Sep 2017 by rosie1961 1 answer

Mine they leave me in an where I can't move for an hour. My eyes are blurry. My legs my arms and my head feel like they weigh a ton. Why?

Keppra for babies...how long do they stay on it usually?

Posted 17 Sep 2017 by Dolk72 0 answers

Our 3 month old baby was put on keppra after having a number of short mild seizures. These which weren't picked up initially on eeg but finally an overnight one picked it up. He's had over 3 months seizure free thankfully since going on keppra & he is doing great in every way. What is ...

Seizure Prevention - I've been taking Lamictal XR for years and I've never had a seizure since I?

Posted 20 Aug 2017 by bfsandy 2 answers

... started. This month pharmacist said it was backordered and she couldn't get it She sold me generic ?lamotrigene but it's not extended release. Is this the same? Is it safe?

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

Fycompa works but how to control the side effects?

Posted 28 Aug 2017 by browne2001 2 answers

Fycompa works but with all the bad side effects is there anything we can take or is there anything you are taking with your other meds? The epilepsy drugs I am on are Vimpat, Fycompa and topamax.

What is the difference between Briviact and Keppra?

Posted 5 May 2016 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

I've got Epilepsy & Frequent Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis w/pain, what are my options for pain?

Posted 17 Aug 2017 by amyray63 1 answer

I've been diagnosed with Epilepsy (20 yrs ago). One of my Seizures was violent enuff to displace my spinal cord at C4-C5, so I was forced to have surgery. I wasn't informed that I would need a Titanium Plate, nor did I know that the surgeon secured it & screwed thru C6. 16 months ago ...

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