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A MyEpilepsyTeam Member asked a question 💭

I took Dilantin for a few years as a child. I'm not sure why my doctor switched me from Dilantin to Tegretol, but I'm assuming it's because I broke through on it. I really liked it, but I suppose what I'm on now is best for controlling my seizures.

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

Since then, I've been on numerous forms of Tegretol,, Tranxene for a short time, and currently, Leviteracetam(Keppra, in addition to Tegretol). Chelsey, what does VNS stand for?

Anyone Else Allergic Or Had Bad Reaction To CBD?
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member asked a question 💭


I recently wanted to add CBD oil to my regime instead of increasing my Toprimate.
Before I was diagnosed with seizures I had tried thought cloud CBD brain and ended up in the ER for what they thought was a pulmonary embolism. I thought it was just by chance because I had also had dental work done that day and was given epip.

Anyway I bought Charlotte Web CBD which is heard great things about. Gave it a try the other day. I had seizures for 2 days and then ended up in the ER couldn't… read more

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

I vape CBD every and haven't had an issue so far.

Anyone On Different Combo Of Medications Yh
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member asked a question 💭

I am currently on keppra 3000mg a day clobazam 20mg at night and lamotragine 409mg a day plus i so take 2mg lorazepam at night and i have 10mg of midazolam as emergency medication also have a vns anyone similar x

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

oh you wanna talk combo meds? check it out
300mg Vimpat
150mg Trileptal
150mg Trileptal
300mg Vimpat
150mg Trileptal
400mg Lamictal
600mg Zonegran
20mg Lexapro
2… read more

My Medicine Listing Per Day, I Believe Is Too Much !
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member asked a question 💭

My Daily Medicine List
1- Dilantin ((Brand Name) caps 400mg. Per day
2- Lamictal (Brand Name) 700mg. Per day
3- Verapamil 80 mg. Per day
4- Zone gran 400mg.per day
5- Dilantin (chewable) 50mg. Per day
6- Tranxene 7.5 mg per day
7- Singular 10 mg per day (Asthma pill)
8- 2 puffs Advair 2 times per day (Asthma)
9- Sleep with BIPAP at night (improves sleep)
10- As needed to stop seizures 2mg Lorazapam
(Which is only given when I have clusters
Or a longer than normal seizure,… read more

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

Wolf2677, I am 59 almost 60-10/10/17. For me its been alternating medications and dosages. So far we haven't discussed surgery. Prior to my marriage seizures were about six weeks apart. I got… read more

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member asked a question 💭

yesterday i saw a specialist with my epilepsy, me and her decided that i should try Keppra.
But i didnt realise that there are so many negative effects with mood while taking this medication, has anybody any experience please with this medication or advice, i would be very greatful.

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

I've had the mood swings while taking Keppra

Does Or Has Anyone Ever Felt Embarrassed About Telling Someone About Their Seizures?
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member asked a question 💭

Or on another note, has anyone ever been a little scared of telling someone you feel like you’re about to have one but end up not? Sometimes I feel like I shouldn’t tell my parents or sister because then they’re going to overreact a little after the feeling went completely away.

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

Debbie- look into PNES, it's psychogenic non epileptic seizures. I recently found out symptoms I was experiencing here lately was small seizures, come to find out it was psychogenic non epileptic… read more

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

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member

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