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... years and that's only because they tried to take me off Dilantin. For the most part, I forget that I even have epilepsy. Believe me, I feel blessed. The only side effects that I have on Dilantin are issues with my gums. I also had problems taking tests, but now that I am 37, that doesn't really apply. ... (21 replies)
... term side effects that WILL happen to me on Dilantin. However, in doing my research on Lamictal, it seems that some of the side effects are far worse. It all confuses me completely. ... (21 replies)
... How much do you take and when? I only take 300 mg at night, so I don't have any problems. However, I do require 8 hours of sleep or I need a nap! (21 replies)

... I have been on Dilantin for many years too. ... (21 replies)
... What kind of side effects have you had? ... (21 replies)
... I am looking for other people with epilepsy who have been on Dilantin for very long term periods of time. ... (4 replies)
... Hi Nn, These are common "short term" side effects of dilaantin use. I'm more worried about the long term side effects. I've been taking dilantin for aboout 20 years, I've never had a problem with my gumms but have had some strange facial hair growth. I get hait growing on the front of my nose. ... (9 replies)
... I had the exact same thought about the drug reps. I've been on Dilantin since 1971 with good sucess. ... (21 replies)
... term effects catching up with me is terrifying. I have been so lucky just dealing with my gums. ... (21 replies)
... I'm in the same position. Have been on Dilantin since I was diagnosed 6 years ago and my neuro keeps bugging me to switch. ... (21 replies)
... I am wondering how much Dilantin you take. ... (21 replies)
... cstinner, I switched off of Dilantin long ago because of side effects -- mianly the swelling of gums. You couldn't get me off my Lamictal. I found something after 26 years that controls my GMs. One time my Dr asked if I wanted to try another cuz I still have CPs. I told him "NO WAY". (21 replies)
... Hi, I am a older person who has been on Dilantin for over 30 years. ... (21 replies)
... Hi Christine, I haven't checked in here in a while, so apologize for not replying sooner. I take 300 mg. of Dilantin daily, and this is the same dosage I started with over 30 years ago. ... (21 replies)
... Do you have any side effects? ... (21 replies)
... What are the long term side effects of these drugs? ... (0 replies)
... minute time slot to take the dose or my levels would spike or drop and I'd have side effects. Needless to say THAT regiment didn't last more than 2 months! ... (21 replies)
... Yep, I had long term side effects from the Dilantin. ... (7 replies)
Dilantin vs Keppra
Oct 15, 2013
... He was doing fine on it but they were concerned about the long term side effects and suggested keppra. When we met with our local neurologist he suggested keeping him on the Dilantin but adding supplements. He was a bit vague in this area. ... (8 replies)
... I have had epilepsy for 37 years. I have 3 beautiful children,all of whom I took Dilantin accompanied by Vitamin K. ... (21 replies)


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