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I was diagnosed with Epilepsy, severe sleep apnea, Lupus, sjogren's syndrome. I take 2 x 1000mg of divalproex and 2 x 200mg of Hyroxychloroquine per day. Plus 2 baby aspirin for another autoimmune decease. I feel very fatigued, unmotivated, and sad. I feel like it’s my medication that is causing this. Anyone else have same side effects?
I am taking both medications, and was told Medicinal Cannabis makes the Onfi more powerful. The dosage was lessened slightly. I know that lack of sleep is a major trigger for me. I do not sleep as… read more
I have 2 healthy boys and was on both. I went to a neurologist that specialized in pregnant women with epilepsy. Unfortunately, her husband killed her right before I had my second son in 2013. I wish… read more
Since moving over to a low dose of lamotrogine I find I'm less drowsy in the day but can't sleep at night. Before being diagnosed I used to take herbal night time remedies to help me sleep. Does anyone else take things to help them sleep or is it best to avoid this when taking epilepsy tablets?
I get pain in my legs and arms I'm on Cyclobenzaprine and I was on Meloxicam the back pain med but it wasn't helping so they put me on naproxen and I have depression so I take DULOXETINE . My life… read more
I take 150mg 2 daily and have no side effects I have grown out of grand mal I hope and I still have absence seizures which I can deal with. My seizures come at the most opportune times and don't let… read more
I was originally on Teva Lamotrigine, but my pharmacist gave me the PMS version because the Teva were out of stock. Does it really make a big difference?
I know that PMS Lamotrigine is mainly used for Bipolar Disorder, but it is basically the same molecule as the Teva Lamotrigine.
Any thoughts on this ?
Maryungaro, the is brand name Lamictal and generic Lamotrigine. The generic has many manufacturers. All of which have various required actually concentration of the drug that needs to be present. +- a… read more
I take 450mg 2 times a day and that seems to work on the control, but I did just start Keppra and if you ever have that be prepared to be tired. But, it may depend on your seizures and what time, if… read more
The epilepsy medications differ country to country as well. Some drugs used in the states are not issued in England. I'm on Lamactal now. Permission letters are needed if your travelling to different… read more
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