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... 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)
... 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)

... 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)
... 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)
... 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)
... I've been curious about this for some time, and I was wondering whether or not anyone else has ever wondered the same thing. I've been taking 400 Mg. of Dilantin a day for about twenty years. For twenty years before I'd taken it off and on, much to my regret. ... (1 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)
... 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)
... are caused by the long term use of Dilantin. ... (2 replies)
... I have read postings mostly regarding the bad side effects of dilantin. Is there anyone who has had a positive experiance with dilantin. I have been taking it for twenty years and really did not have any side effects. ... (7 replies)
... recent published article or research on the long term effects of the dilantin therapy? ... (0 replies)


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