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Status Epilepticus Questions

We found 5 questions associated with the 'Status Epilepticus' topic.

Switching from Dilantin to a generic version?

Posted 8 Jan 2018 by bridgestone 1 answer

I have been taking Dilantin for the past 26 years without any seizure. The insurance company just told me that they would no longer pay for the brand name, insisting that generic versions of Dilantin are now very safe. I heard many stories where people with a long history of seizure-free life ...

Lamictal and mood swings?

Posted 4 Jun 2013 by Luis_NYC 2 answers

I have epilepsy. I have been on Dilantin for over 15 years. My doctor has switched me Lamictal about two months ago for my seizures. I'm currently on 450mg a day but will be upgraded to 500mg. I've noticed my moods have changed. I've been depressed and have a loss of appetite ...

Side Effect of Keppra Under Stress?

Posted 18 Jul 2010 by bighorn 4 answers

I have been on 2000 mg of Keppra twice a day, trying to switch me off Dilantin, and have been under increased stress recently. I have started experiencing missing periods of time (times where I have supposedly done something I can not recall). Has anyone else experienced these sort of problems.

Are there status epilepticus support groups for pediatric patients?

Posted 5 Feb 2011 by jballe01 3 answers

My two year old daughter has been SE since birth. I'm interested in connecting with a similar group.

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