In the past I've stored my tablets in a tablet box, but recently I've been moved to Sodium Valproate which is stored in little vacuum sealed compartments, only to be removed just before taking.
Has anyone got any tips on storing these tablets in a way I can monitor taking them?
Hi I will be starting a medication switch over soon - adding Keppra to my Sodium Valporate/Lamotrigine combination and then will be weaned off sod val in order to prepare me for pregnancy as sodium valporate is harmful to a baby in pregnancy.
I’m wondering if anyone here has been through this/similar and what were your experiences?
I had my first grand mal at 13, and around 20 other grand mals up until I was 15. EEG normal. Since then… read more
Does anybody happen to know what the issue with this drug is ? I caught a story tailend on the news a couple of evenings ago and parents are blaming the drug for their child's disability. I know it's an old drug I knew somebody that used to take it over 20 years ago then it was known as Epilim. Then I've taken it myself possibly about 10 years ago and it was known as Sodium Valporate,even though it's the same drug.
Hi they my Dr's are still questioning my Epilepsy, yet today they just started me on Epilim Sodium Valproate 200 mg to be increased to 400 mg they gave me 100 of Epilim 200 mg per tab I have been on Keppra & Lamotragen now on Diazepam and Epilim. What shall I do they are keeping me on Epilim until they see me next I still say that I have Generalised Epilepsy yet they still questioning it do I need to have a massive seizure that bashes in my face before the… read more
I get piins & needles in my head alot & my head is very painful to wash,brush or touch in any sort of way it goes on for days and weeks the pain is at top &front sometimes down sides.its not a headache or migraine.no sensitivity to lights or anything like that I'm on Epilim Chrono and tegratol retard have been for over 4 years now .Don't feel like anyone believes my pain and that Drs don't seem to care
I also take limotrigine 200 mg a day along with the 20 mg of ofni.........seizures were at 40 to 50 a day before I started taking the two meds now they're down 1to 4 ( petit mal and three grand meals since sept of last year ..... So my question is do the side effects go away from the ofni especially the awkward staggering drunkeness thing , hard to swallow, I can't remember anything… read more
Hmmm advice needed guys! My neurologist has just prescribed a fortnight of Clobazam.... What if any are people's experiences with this medication? As although I've administered it to people, I've never taken it myself... x