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I Have Malabsorption Issues That Started On Top Of Epilepsy. Anyone Else Need To Take More Meds More Often For Control?
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My pancreas stopped working. I take Vimpat Phenobarbital Felbamate and Diamox.

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Lucky for me I only have seizures every few years. There are times I feel embarrassed being on this forum. I am so glad to hear that the DBS has helped. It sounds like it has made a big difference in… read more

Diamox And Keppra
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Anyone taking Diamox (Acetazolamide) and Keppra (Levetiracetam) together?

I’m taking 500mg of Diamox for mild-high intracranial pressure (oddly helps seizure activity).
Also taking 500mg of Keppra for complex partial epilepsy (don’t loose consciousness).

I am very sensitive to med side effects. Since I’ve started I’ve had issues. Use to be Diamox and Lamicial.

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Just wondering if my meds could be causing my dizzy spells

Has Anyone With Catermenial Epilepsy Tried CBD Oil Before In The UK?
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I have catermenial epilepsy and have tried 5 different medications but none of them have worked and given me very bad side effects. I am wanting to try something natural and heard CBD oil has been working for people with epilepsy . My type of epilepsy is hormone related and has caused me to have a seizures in my sleep at the time in my menstrual cycle when my progesterone levels are low. URGENT HELP NEEDED FROM THE UK PLEASE.

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I’m exactly the same I was diagnosed with Catamenial epilepsy and I live in UK. I’m on Lamotrigine, Diamox and mini pill nothing works 😔 CBD gummy bears or something? I’m going to try those

Female Only Alert: For Those Of You Who Have Seizures During Menstration Cycle, What Have You Done That Works To Stop This?
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I am 51 and have 1 son. I have been on the Mirena. After starting the mirena I was no longer getting my monthly and that changed my system while having the epilepsy. I no longer had deja vu's or… read more

What Triggers
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Can black coffee, be a trigger of an aura? & what foods.

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I have always drink ginger ale no caffeine drink but I use it to chase my juice..like fruit punch etc

NEW MEDS
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I feel so tired and drawsy

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Hey Kat, Wat you said is the same thing with me.

I'm On Keppra 500 Mg X4 Am X4 Pm I See My Docton On Tuesday Is Anyone On Keppra With Another Med To Help Stop Seizures
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I'm on Keppra 500 mg x4 am x4 pm I see my Docton on Tuesday is anyone on keppra with another med to help stop seizures

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I'm on 500 MG of Keppra an take 3 tablets by mouth twice a day
then i'm on 100 MG of Lamictal i take 2 1/2 tablets by mouth twice a day

Does Anyone Now Or Have You Ever Taken Zonisimide? What Do/did You Think? Did It Help?
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I've been on it for years and my seizures keep getting worse. Now I'm having multiple forms of seizures instead of just tonic clinic like I had originally. And Dr keeps upping my dosage instead of switching meds even though I've requested it repeatedly. I sought out a different Dr and the new one kept me on same med (zonisimide) and dosages and seizures keep getting more frequent and worse and are now coming in clusters that sometimes last for a week!. Only thing nee Dr did was add Nayzilamread more

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Hi My name is Christopher Rand and I ve had Epilepsy since I was 3 and I have had it all my life and I am now going on 55 years old.

I was in medically induced coma back in 2020 and I was in that… read more

I've Been On Diamox For A Couple Months Now. I've Been Having Alot Of Eye Twitches And Tremors. I Was Wondering If This Normal
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Thank you and yes it does help. I will talk to my neurologist about it

I Have Invisble Seizures
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How can let ppl now THIS?

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NikBurns I to struggle with stuttering, forget what I wanted to say, and many times I have to think what I want to say before I say it. I could meeting someone for the first time and forget their… read more