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Zonegran - How would be a good way to convince my Dr to put me on this?

Right now he has me on he has me on Fycompa, which I absolutely HATE! I've been on it going on 2 months now, and if anything it's done nothing but make my seizures worse (which is actually ...

Posted 15 Apr 2016 0 answers

Has anyone ever had a problem with increased auras while increasing zonegran?

My Dr increased my dosage to 500mg daily from 400mg daily. It has been 6 days. In the evenings I have been having more myoclonic seizures and auras that could lead to clinic-tonic seizures. It is ...

Posted 3 Mar 2016 0 answers

Does Zonegran cause extreme tiredness and depression?

I suffer with petit mal seizures and have been taking Zonegran for about 8 months, its just a get a terrible sense of tiredness and emptiness and suffer with awful bouts of severe depression, just ...

Posted 13 Dec 2015 2 answers

Zonegran - Memory loss?

I am a little concerned about the side effect of memory loss and mood swings. Are these common? I have complex partial seizures but I take Lamictal (which is wonderful) but this was prescribed for ...

Posted 23 Jan 2015 1 answer

Name brand vs generic zonegran?

Since starting zonesimide I have experienced almost the entire list of side effects, including the rare ones! While my migraines have decreased significantly I am wondering if anyone can tell me if ...

Posted 26 Nov 2014 1 answer

Breastfeeding on Zonegran/Zonimide 300mg daily is it safe?

I am taking seizure medicine and just had a baby. I was taking same medication while breast feeding my other daughter, except I am on 100mg more. I can probably cut back from 300mg to 200mg a day. My ...

Posted 2 Aug 2014 3 answers

Does anyone benefit from Zonisamide (600mg) for neuropathy?

I currently take 600mg of zonisamide (generic Zonegran) for peripheral neuropathy prescribed by my neurologist. My regular PCP had me on 300mg for three years. It worked for about a year and a half, ...

Posted 8 Feb 2014 1 answer

Has anyone ever felt "electrical jolts" through their body if they miss their zonegran dose? I take?

... 100mg at bedtime for migraine prevention and occasionally forget to take my medication before bed. When this happens, the next day I feel weird sensations throughout my body, head to toe, that ...

Posted 9 May 2013 3 answers

Does anyone take Zonegran for partial seizures that generalize into grand mal? Effective?

I am on Lamictal XR 800mg daily, but have had three break through seizures last year. Was on Depekote ER 1500mg and Lamictal 250mg for 3.5 years and was seizure free. Made the change because of hair ...

Posted 20 Feb 2013 1 answer

Is it safe to take Zonegran and baclofen together?

I have pseudotumor cerebri and my doctor has recently put me on my third set of meds to reduce pressure in my head and manage migraines. However, I found out that my doctor likes to experiment with ...

Posted 23 Jan 2013 1 answer

Has anybody had problems with swelling while taking zonegran?It's really help my migraines but now?

... my legs and feet are swelling and I'm having major pain too. The only new med I'm on is the zonegran

Posted 5 Feb 2013 1 answer

Has anyone had any success using zonegran for headache prevention?

Im taking 50mg 2x/day to try to control daily headaches and possibly weekly migraines.

Posted 28 Jul 2012 2 answers

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