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Does or can vimpat cause weight gain or weight loss?

Posted 3 May 2011 by ashley29 4 answers

i've just been put on a trail and I'm also taking topamax and lamictal epilepsy not control

Does using Vimpat and Keppra together causes severe short term memory loss?

Posted 21 Oct 2012 by Vimpatuser 3 answers

My wife is 56 years old. She takes Vimpat 50 mg (3 times daily) and Keppra 500 mg once a day to control her epilepsy. The auras/seizures are completely under control but she is experiencing severe memory problems. As an example she sometimes cannot remember something I had told her fifteen minutes ...

Can Vimpat 100 mg tablets be crushed?

Posted 21 Jun 2013 by Black Mama 3 answers

Adding Vimpat to generic Lamictal?

Posted 31 Aug 2011 by calc24 4 answers

I've been taking lamictal for about a year now, currently taking 400 mg/daily. My seizures keep returning, so I'll have a night of seizures approximately every 5 weeks. Increasing the lamictal dosage hasn't helped, so the neuro and I are going to add 50 mg of Vimpat daily. Any side ...

I ran out of vimpat 2 days ago. how long does it take to leave my system?

Posted 22 Jul 2013 by ilovemywife 2 answers

i was on vimpat 100mg 2x day having trouble getting refill so i've run out 2days ago. how long does it take to leave my system?

Drinking while taking Vimpat?

Posted 29 May 2014 by Donald Bailey 1 answer

What does this do?

Can Vimpat can cut in half?

Posted 7 Sep 2012 by Nikkita 1 answer

decreasing dose and just filled 200mg tablets

Vimpat - What do people that suffer from seizures do for a living?

Posted 1 Jan 2015 by leggoego 5 answers

I suffer from nocturnal seizures and take 50mg Vimpat 2x daily. I work a job that interferes with my dosing schedule, and I may have to find a new job.

Vimpat - Why is it so expensive?

Posted 16 Aug 2017 by Itznancy 1 answer

When I was working and had a more than adequate income, the vimpat cost $40.00\3 months. Now that I am retired and on a less than adequate fixed income, I have paid as much as $900.00\3 months. Please tell me how that is fair. Or, better still, please tell me how I can get vimpat for $100.00 for 3 ...

How does Vimpat cause aggression?

Posted 14 Sep 2010 by Carkie 1 answer

I'm not an aggressive person. This is the second week that I have been taking vimpat 50mg twice a day. I've been more aggressive & irritated than usual (yesterday & today). I need to know whether the drug could be causing it, something else or a combination.

Can an antiobotic (cephalexin) interfere with an epileptic's anti seizure medication?

Posted 8 Jan 2011 by kw1998 1 answer

Drugs taken with cephalexin were keppra, vimpat & topamax

How do I wean myself off taking 8-10 mg's of Xanax?

Posted 16 Nov 2011 by barbaby 2 answers

Without them I get heat flashes, mood swings, paranoid, can't leave my house and at the worst seizures and I already take Vimpat for the epilepsy. I really want off but the safest way possible.

Drinking alcohol while taking medication?

Posted 31 May 2014 by Donald Bailey 2 answers

I have about the same quest as I did the other day about drinking alcohol while taking Vimpat. This time it is about drinking alcohol while taking Phenobarbital. I take 2 64.8mg. tabs. per day. How harmful is this to me to drink while taking this?

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