Samantha_ in Epilepsy Action 10 months ago
Good day all. Just really curious about this. I'm on 1600 epilim a day and still have seizures. My husband took me to the hospital on Sunday...
Phenytoin and EEGs
Kblue in Headway 4 years ago
Hi all. My husband has been on phneytoin for 3 years although they are not definite of seizure activity after his brain injury we are theref...
Phenytoin and liver problems
Kblue in Headway 5 years ago
is any one out there on the anti seizure pill phenytoin and had problems with liver from this? what are the options if this is the case? Im ...
Went in for Lidocaine came out with having Phenytoin.
emjane4465 in Fibromyalgia Action UK 4 years ago
After lidocaine on day one I felt the best I've ever felt. After Phenytoin I feel like a lead weight the most awful headache and achy.
I am on Phenytoin(Epanutin) and have been taking it for 30 years.
Clarence11 in Epilepsy Research UK 4 years ago
Although it controls my epilepsy, I have now painful feet and legs. Doctors have mentioned it could be neuropathy due to long term drug Phen...
I am on phenytoin and keppra.since taking the keppra I have been very fed up.anyone had this feeling with this med?
Pb1958 in Epilepsy Research UK 4 years ago
Pfizer and Flynn Pharma fined a record £90 million for ‘excessive and unfair’ price hikes for phenytoin.7 December, 2016
EpilepsyAction1 in Epilepsy Action a year ago
Pharmaceuticals company Pfizer, which manufactures the epilepsy medicine phenytoin sodium capsules, has been fined a record £84.2 million by...
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Hi, just wandered if anyone's had a phenytoin iv infusion to help with the pain of FM and what the result was? My consultant recommends it.
micha in Fibromyalgia Action UK 5 years ago
Question - For those who take Phenytoin/who have taken it - has the med in any way affected vestibular conditions/physical balance?
coetzeegisela in Epilepsy South Africa 4 years ago
I am on 1300mg of Epilum, 1 Prozac and 0.5 Rivotrol daily - is anyone else on such a high level of Epilum?
vernigma in Epilepsy South Africa 5 years ago
I have been on treatment 4 epilepsy since childwood. the different tablets were: ephanuten and epilim(200mg and now 500 mg).
bennedict_1 in Epilepsy South Africa 4 years ago
ricozoe in Headway 5 years ago
has anyone who takes phenytoin had a problem with losing weight
i was 10 years old when i docs said i have epilepsy and i am 53 years
karen_1 in Epilepsy Research UK 4 years ago
what medication have you found to be the most tolerable in particular with respect to drowsiness/sleepiness
smileysal in Epilepsy Action 5 years ago
New Drug side effects
OliverHenry in Epilepsy Research UK 4 years ago
I have taken Phenytion for many years and my Neurologist suggested Additional Epilim last year. I now find it much more difficult to stay...
ohgodhelpmeplease in Epilepsy Research UK a year ago
Does a combination of Kepra and Dilantin cause issues?
Does epilepsy affect your sex drive? or the medication?
Hidden in Epilepsy South Africa 4 years ago
Hi im on epilim 500 and I would like to find out if it affects your sex drive?
Does anybody have post-ictal psychosis after their seizures?
jane40travel in Epilepsy Research UK 4 years ago
Hi, I'm Jane and I'm new to the site. I am wondering what medication do you take and is it effective? Thanks
copd and seizures
nepats32954 in COPD Friends 5 months ago
Had copd for over 12 years also grand mal seizures since 5.No seizures last 3 years but copd goneto severe, even with ox cant do much.Worrie...
Medicines to b avoided with Ibnutrib
Anilbhard in CLL Support Association 8 months ago
Got following feedback on various medicine which shouldn't be taken with Ibnutrib:
This website gives various interactions associated with ib...
Anyone diagnosed with SEIZURE DISORDER & PD ?
par004 in Parkinson's Movement 6 years ago
I was diagnosed with Epilepsy/Seizure disorder (SD) at age 15 and then PD at age 57 (now 68). I've been on Dilantin (phenytoin) since dx of ...
New research treatment?
SusanBr in AMN EASIER 5 years ago
''Research funded by MS SOc into 2 drugs already used to treat other conditions could lead to the first treatments to prevent MS from progre...
Robotnics in Epilepsy Research UK 3 years ago
Hi all, has anyone taken Zonegran before?? opinions please? Thanks in advance
Side effects of epilepsy medication
Jessgrey in Epilepsy Action a year ago
My husband is taking Keppra, Phenytoin and Clobazam.
he suffers from stomach ache and burping particularly after sleeping in the afternoon. ...
Use of anti-epileptic drugs and risk of hypothyroidism
helvella in Thyroid UK 4 years ago
This paper may be of interest to those of you who have taken anti-epileptic drugs (AED) such as phenytoin, valproate, phenobarbital, carbama...
TEVA lamotrigine supply problems
EpilepsyAction1 in Epilepsy Action 2 years ago
9 June, 2015
TEVA are currently out of supplies of all lamotrigine. This is the 25mg, 50mg and 100mg.
There has been a problem at the manufact...
Epilepsy with Hypothyroidism
pezenas in Epilepsy Research UK 4 years agoPOPULAR
Does anybody have experience of epilepsy and hypothyroidism at the same time. I understand from various blogs on the internet one condition...
Topiramate supplied by Teva UK Ltd supply problem
EpilepsyAction1 in Epilepsy Action 3 years ago
6 May, 2014
Teva UK LTD have told us they have no supplies of topiramate at present. This covers all doses. They will definitely be getting n...
Dizziness and Balance Problems
jawajac in Epilepsy Research UK 4 years ago
My ex-husband has had epilepsy from the age of 20 and is now approaching 58. During this time his seizures have been for the most part well...
Hidden in Epilepsy Research UK 5 years ago
Hello I would like to ask people if they identify tiredness and lack of concentration with there Epilepy/Meds
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