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Once I start taking 300mgs a day of Trileptal, about how long should it be til I notice the full ef?

Posted 18 Jan 2013 by Ladycmay13 2 answers

til I notice the full effects of it? I am taking it for mild Bipolar Disorder/depression along with 150mgs of Wellbutrin a day. Tonight (when I'm done sending this question) I start 150mgs a nite for 3 nites, then 150mgs morning & 150mgs at nite.

Does Trileptal make you gain weight?

Posted 21 Sep 2011 by Pippi4J 2 answers

I am taking Trileptal for mood stabilization for Bipolar Disorder. He claims it's the only mood stabilizer that doesn't cause weight gain. Has that been you experience on the drug?

I have Bipolar and. I am on Abilify, Prozac and Trileptal. I have gained 104 lbs. My Psychiatrist?

Posted 5 Sep 2014 by KittensMittens 6 answers

... refuses to change any of my meds again as I have finally become a balanced person without experiencing anymore episodes. This after a long, long journey of trial and error. I'm finally free from the torment. Just one thing, I cannot live life as a fat person. I've been going to the ...

Does anyone with Epilepsy have experience with Trileptal aka Oxcarbazepine?

Posted 25 Nov 2013 by Thor283 5 answers

I have a friend with Epilepsy for 45 years. She's been taking Tegretol for about 30 years. It helps but she still gets 3 to 5 seizures a month. She went to a new Doc who wants her to take Trileptal. I'd like to hear from anyone who has taken Trileptal, whether good or bad experiences?

Oxcarbazepine - It's been over 4 days weening off of trileptal. When will I be done?

Posted 24 Sep 2017 by Deb2003 1 answer

My son still has a headache and he can't concentrate. He's scared he going to have permanent damage! Help!!!

Does switching from lexapro to zoloft usually cause any withdrawal or anxiey/panic attack symptoms?

Posted 17 Jul 2011 by MissCantGetRight 3 answers

In the past 4 monthsI have been switched from prozac to lexapro to zoloft in additon to trileptal that ive now been taking for 2 months. I was told by my doctor that there shouldnt be any problem doing this and would not take the usual 2 weeks to be effective. So why am i having severe moodswings, ...

Okay friends, here are my meds. Why, pray tell, have I gained 25 lbs in last 6 mos?

Posted 13 Oct 2011 by cetteferge 6 answers

I've been on following meds for 8-10+ years, with only small weight gain (~10 lbs); all of a sudden, I've gained another 25 lbs in 6 mos! (Trileptal-600mgs, Seroquel-100mgs, Synthroid-112.5mgs, Cytomel-5mcgs, Aciphex-20mgs, Benecar-5mgs, Subox @ 4, now 3mgs/day, Dextroampht-20 to ...

Itchy skin reaction with Trileptal (for bipolar)? Any similar meds recommended?

Posted 5 Feb 2012 by filigree88 3 answers

Has anyone had an itchy skin and/or hive reaction with this med? If so, did it go away on its own? The dr. had me stop taking it, I was at the itching stage but feeling like hives might come on around my neck and upper chest. I'm sad about this as it was really helping, even at only 75 mg. Are ...

Abilify - anyone feel unsettled when waking up in am like they have a funny feeling in their body?

Posted 30 May 2013 by abilifier7878 5 answers

... stomach almost like anxiety but cant pinpoint exactly but feeling a little strange when awaking. on trileptal 1800 mg abilify 20mg and remeron 15mg for bipolar d/o anyone else on this much abilify?

How does Celexa effect orgasms/sex drive?

Posted 23 Jul 2015 by insanely_sweet 3 answers

I'm starting this medication tomorrow, I'm already on Trileptal... Reading the reviews on Celexa I've noticed some women stating it's lowering their sex drive and its hard for them to climax? I'm wondering how many women this REALLY effects because it's kind of ...

Switching from Trileptal to Aptiom?

Posted 3 Jun 2017 by ywolf 3 answers

Oxcarbazepine (Trileptal) has become unbearable for me with the adverse effects I've been experiencing, so my neurologist recommended Aptiom. I read that it's possible to make an overnight switch between these two drugs. Has anyone here tried this? I am very interested (desperate ...

Trileptal - will this work for back pain and nerve pain?

Posted 23 Feb 2012 by momma0105 1 answer

They gave my mother trileptal for back pain and nerve ending pain would trileptal work for her pain? She's very sceptical about the medicine and I can't seem to find anything about trileptal being perscribed for back pain or nerve ending pain in the shoulders neck or back

Can someone tell me what is the therapeutic level for trileptal for bipolar?

Posted 10 May 2010 by Southernbelle 4 answers

i take 2400mg/day along with 200mg/day of topamax

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