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

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 ...

Posted 28 Mar 2016 0 answers

I'm coming off phenytoin what are the side effects of this please?

My consultant is stopping one 100mg tablet every 2 weeks(I was on 3 times a day he has taken my 2pm one away) this started on 15/11 I have been feeling extremely sick,having more fits than i'm ...

Posted 21 Nov 2015 0 answers

Does phenytoin have an insect repellent property to it?

I've taken phenytoin for years and one thing my wife and I have noticed is that when we go hiking outdoors, mosquitoes will not bite me, but will chew her up. The only thing we can figure is ...

Posted 14 Feb 2015 1 answer

I have been taking the white and gray phenytoin for years and no tiredness for seizures and the last

... 5 or 6 months the pharmacy gave me taro brand orange ones and i'm so tired every day could it be the swiich to the orange ones ty

Posted 12 Jan 2015 1 answer

Can you mix Phenytoin with Neurontin? My husband has seizures and another Dr. prescribed Neurontin.?

... Some medicines do not mix with Phenytoin. He takes 200 mg in morning and 200 mg at night. Neurontin is 800 mg. Can these two medicines be taken together?

Posted 4 Jan 2015 2 answers

Any problems switching from phenytoin to Dilantin? I've been feeling bad and weird for the past week

... since I've switched. I get shaky and seems like I have vertigo. It felt like my eyes were crossing other day at work. I can't see my doctor until next week but I don't know if I ...

Posted 15 Nov 2014 1 answer

Has phenytoin sodium Teva tablets been discontinued My son has been given epanutin capsules in its?

... place and is not suiting him His fits have got much stronger and he has developed ulcers in his mouth since the changeover

Posted 2 Nov 2014 1 answer

Phenytoin - Are there different ingredients based on manufacturer?

Do different manufacturers use different ingredients in the dtug phenytoin. I am having very different side effects being on same drug but different manufacturer. Currently on phenytoin and had ...

Posted 2 Oct 2014 2 answers

Sanctura - Can this drug be taken with anti-epilepsy drugs?

I have epilepsy and take Phenytoin Sodium 200mg at night and Epilim Chrono 2x200mg night and morning. I have an appointment booked to see my GP but wanted to do some research first and the practice ...

Posted 4 Oct 2014 1 answer

Dilantin - long term side affects/ health problems caused by taking phenytoin ?

I took phenytoin 150mg 3x a day from nov 2004-oct 2005 before starting this medication I seemed alot smarter I read some old writtings i did before my first seizure in nov 2004 and before i started ...

Posted 10 Dec 2012 1 answer

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