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Mysoline

Mysoline

when i was a child (10-16) years old i was prescribed but when i left school the doctors changed my medication. why was this when mysoline was controlling my epilepsy. whilst on mysoline i was having 1 maybe 2 fits aweek but since they change my medication my fits have increased and i am unable to work

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

I have taken everything, all AEDs, Mysoline one of them. My dosages and medicines did not reach control for me. In early 20s I had a Temporal Lobectomy on the right side. That did not do away with… read more

Mysoline

Mysoline

I know now they say not to take mysoline while pregnant but 45 years ago it was given. What happens when it is taken while pregnant?

Anyone That’s On Vimpat Did You Start Having Strange Dreams?

Anyone That’s On Vimpat Did You Start Having Strange Dreams?

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

Vimpat made me have terrible anxiety. I had to take myself off of it. I don't remember any strange dreams.

Dilantin

Dilantin

can people go into remission on dilantin medicated

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

Im on 400 a day.. i weigh 204
Working good..

Worst Med

Worst Med

i would like to know what is your worst meds? that one (or more) med that makes you have your seizures to worsen. mine is Depakote and Dilantin.

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

Depakote

Has Anyone Ever Had An Increase Or Intensity In Seizures While Coming Of A Medicine?

Has Anyone Ever Had An Increase Or Intensity In Seizures While Coming Of A Medicine?

I have been slowly coming off my main seizure medication (Banzel) and my family has noticed an increase in my seizures, and the intensity or violence in them. is that a common thing to go through when coming off a seizure medicine?

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

Brittany, I have had an increase in the number and intensity of seizures while I was coming off mysoline and tegretol. With the tegretol since it was causing an increased number and severity of… read more

Having Children

Having Children

Hello,

Me and my boyfriend are thinking about having a baby in the future. I have a generalized form of epilespy that is controlled, but I will be on medicine for the remainder of my life. My doctor says I can't be on my meds while pragnaet and I guess I want to hear stories about what this has been like for other people

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

Hope this helps

Pill Reminder

Pill Reminder

What do you do to remember to take meds when you take more than once a day!

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

Have one on my phone,but somehow the alarm got turned off!

"Phantom Smells"

"Phantom Smells"

I regularly smell blood, it's as if something large was literally freshly killed near me, but no one else can ever smell it. I do not have nose bleeds or anything that should produce an iron smell around. But lately I now also smell the very distinct scent of "natural gas". I always worry I left my stove burner on or that the gas tank is leaking but it happens in public or outside even. I have heard some people have phantom smells from seizures but it happens quite regularly and does not seem to… read more

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

Yes. I get them constantly. Either blood or at times gasoline. Other smells but can not explain what they are, only know not normal.