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Posted 21 Mar 2017 by • 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. ...
Posted 20 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
... grand mal if he misses a dose. Is four hours after giving the missed dose too soon or should I go ahead and give him the 7:00 to avoid seizure? I don't understand when it says take it as soon as you remember unless it is almost time for his regular dose? What does almost time mean? one ...
Posted 21 Jul 2016 by • 1 answer
It has been 3 weeks since my 14 y.o boy with autism started Keppra (after 2 grand mals 6 weeks apart). He is taking B6 (100mg) however the side effects are still there.
DO NOT take tramadol with ANY alcohol! I took two tramadol and drank socially later in the night not
Posted 15 Jul 2016 by • 1 answer
... realizing that two drinks would be a big deal... I had a Grand Mal seizure from mixing the two and chewed up my tongue during the seizure. VERY SCARY. Mixing tramadol with any amount of alcohol is really dangerous
I started having problems with my thyroids in January 2015. I have tried every type of synthroid and
Posted 21 Jan 2016 by • 1 answer
... armour syntgroid on July 3,2015 I had a grand Mal seizure and a mild to moderate stroke due to the fact that my doctor put me on levunsynthroid 100msg per day and waited too long to check my TSH Levels. Well I finally have a endocrinologist that has put me on nature-thyroid 16.25mg one in the ...
Posted 12 Nov 2015 by • 1 answer
I have been taking 450 mg of Wellbutrin for over five years. Last week I had a Grand Mal seizure. The doctors are not sure if it is due to the medication. I take the pill and about three hours later had the seizure. Now I have been having partial seizures by just staring and not remembering ...
Posted 10 Jul 2014 by • 2 answers
I had a TBI surgery in December of 2014. All good until end of April, when I had my first grand mal seizure. Put on Keppra xr1500, which was ok the first 3 weeks but then I started getting strange behavioral issues. So, doc put me on lamictal xr, starting 25mg every week, titering up to 100mg. ...
Posted 23 Feb 2014 by • 4 answers
Sometimes I wake up in the middle of the night, heart racing trying to figure out if I took my dilantin. Does anyone else experience this fear of having a seizure?
Posted 30 Jan 2014 by • 1 answer
... After A seizure occurs should the missed dose of Oxcarbazepine be taken right away even while still in a confused unresponsive state??
Posted 7 Sep 2013 by • 2 answers
It seems that in the description it only covers partial (petit mals). My doc wants me to switch to it because my tegretol isn't working anymore. I really like her and trust her, but I'm worried this wont work for my seizures.