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Does Trileptal make you gain weight?

Posted 21 Sep 2011 5 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?

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 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.

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

Posted 24 Sep 2017 1 answer

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

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

Posted 5 Sep 2014 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... read more

How does Celexa effect orgasms/sex drive?

Posted 23 Jul 2015 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... read more

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

Posted 30 May 2013 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?

Does anyone with Epilepsy have experience with Trileptal aka Oxcarbazepine?

Posted 25 Nov 2013 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?

Does the numb lips side effect of Trileptal go away?

Posted 23 May 2019 1 answer

I switched to Trileptal for my seizures around a month ago, and I had a lot of side effects initially (severe drowsiness). My dose was decreased to 300mg in the morning and 450mg at night. The only side effect that I continue to have is numb lips, but I only get this after the night dose. Is it... read more

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

Posted 17 Jul 2011 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,... read more

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

Posted 5 Feb 2012 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... read more

Switching from Trileptal to Aptiom?

Posted 3 Jun 2017 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... read more

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

Posted 23 Feb 2012 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

Clonidine in the morning?

Posted 24 Feb 2012 3 answers

My son is 6. He had been diagnosed with aspergers and we are testing for ODD as well. He has been on abilify 10mg,half and half. He then had to go on trileptal,150mg, half and half. His aggression has come back a little more so at his med appt. They have him clonidine .1 mg to take in the morning.i... read more

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