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Has anyone experienced leg pain (and some hand and arm pain) taking zonisamide?

Posted 10 Aug 2017 by luckytropics 1 answer

I've only been on it for 12 days, starting at 50mg a day for the first week and 100mg starting the 2nd week. The pain started on day 7 and has not gone away - the most severe today! I don't know if I should just hang in there and hope it gets better or try going back to 50mg and see if ...

Any women experience frequent yeast infections while on zonisamide?

Posted 14 Dec 2016 by Trmoore302 1 answer

I've read that this medication makes the body more acidic therefore making it a more favorable condition for yeast growth. I've experienced several infections in the 3 weeks I've been on it and figure there is a link.

Depakote - Can this drug along with taking zonisamide make a child go into a extreme depressive?

Posted 8 Dec 2016 by Ampark 1 answer

... state. My daughter is in the combination for her seizures and she will uncontrollably cry about nothing. She cried tonight for 45 min because she believed people were to happy then told me trees were her friends and wanted to bring them inside to live with us. She is a straight A student very ...

How long before Zonisamide takes effecr?

Posted 29 Oct 2016 by Ginnien1 0 answers

I have just started taking Zonisamide for headaches, I was wondering on average how long it takes to see a decrease or stop in headaches for anyone who has or is taking this medicine. Waiting for approval for MRI through insurance company. Really getting tired of being in pain. Have been headache ...

I have been taking onisamide for 3.5 months for seizures and I am having mood swings and worsening?

Posted 12 Sep 2016 by Lisapaul2015 1 answer

... depression. Neurologist has put me on Cymbalta and increased my dose from 60 to 90. Has anyone else had a problem with this?

Zonisamide - Is this medication worth trying?

Posted 10 Jul 2016 by MrsBobbi 0 answers

I remember being under 5 when I started getting bad headaches. They increased a lot,at age 13 I got Spinal meningitis and the headaches were bad to the point of knocking me unconscious. I am now 47 and I have been getting migraines 2 + a week and they last 2-3 days. my face goes numb now and i lose ...

Zonismide 500mg/day, Does anyone take more? I have experienced no side effects?

Posted 4 Apr 2016 by bobbieblnt 0 answers

I have used both gabapentin and lyrica in the past and had some serious side effects. Balance and dizziness were extremely bad. I have not had any side effects with this medication. But after a year at this dose my symptoms seem to be getting gradually worse. I would like to ask Dr, to increase my ...

I eat lots of yoghurt and melon and salad each day will these effect Zonisamide?

Posted 21 Feb 2016 by didush 0 answers

I am on Tegretol 400mg am and 600mg Evening. I am on Levetiracetam 1,500mg AM and PM and Starting to take Zonisamide from 22nd Feb. 50mg daily for two weeks and increasing 50mg every two weeks up to 100mg a day. I have read side effects and they are quite concerning, is anyone else taking these ...

Zonisamide - Has anyone experienced an increase in saliva production or drooling on this med? My?

Posted 26 Jan 2016 by craigs1gurl 0 answers

... 6yr old has been taking this med for almost 1yr now and we have increased his dose to 250mg.Within this past 2 weeks of increase he is drooling a lot!! Thank you in advance for any replies

Lamictal vs Zonisamide memory loss?

Posted 8 Dec 2015 by Dlt62 1 answer

Hi, I may switch from Lamictal to Zonisamide. With Lamictal I too have memory problem, picking words out. Has anyone had memory loss on one drug and it got better with zonisamide? My memory is just awful and I am trying to figure out if zonisamide will bring back my memory. Thank you!

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