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... Looking for advice from recent pregnancies on epilim? I know about the UK court case and all the risks but this is the only drug which works for me. Is 5mg folic acid really helping? Am on 500mg twice a day. Seeing neurologist soon for pre-natal counselling, thanks. (0 replies)
... Piling on the pounds now that the Docs have changed my prescription to Epilim Chronospere MR 1000mg. For the whole of my adult life I have been a steady 10.5 stones. ... (0 replies)
Sep 5, 2008
... 10 Years old and on a 1000mg Epilim a day can this cause droziness and headaces,pupils dilated,slow speech and apitite is down and please tell me what this tablet can cause (0 replies)

... Hi there, I've been epileptic for a total of 44 years and tried various drugs during that time, one of them being Epilim.What I found with this drug was that my brain was speeding at about a thousand miles an hour and I could not control it.I thought I was going absolutely crazy.But every drug is different for each person.Unfortunately you have to try quite a few... (3 replies)
... "..he has been complaining of headaches.." Can he elaborate at all if they are "just a headache" or the location of the headache, if light makes it worse (or not) if sound has any effects when the headache exists. If going to a dark room helps... you get what information you are trying to pull out. You may understand what my questioning above means; or if it is just the... (3 replies)
... Has anyone else found that epilim just doesn't agree with them? ... (3 replies)
Jul 8, 2007
... is epilim good for breast feeding mum (0 replies)
... Epilim is a well established and very effective drug. I took it for centuries until I had to come off for reasons that had nothing to do with the drug. Dosage matters, of course, and you might notice some behavioural change - perhaps a bit more passive. The main thing is to check blood levels regularly over the first six months or so in particular as I think the kidney... (8 replies)
... Hi everyone.... My son was diagnosed with childhood epilepsy in March and was put on tegretol....He was fine until mid June when he had a tonic/clonic seizure after he became unwell and had a high temperature...Our Dr told us this was a break through seizure and he increased his dosage. All was fine again until this week when he got another temp and had another break... (8 replies)
... a surgery on my stomach 10 months ago to cure a cronic GERD promblem and I'm concerned that the operation has now failed, but I'm hopping that it may just be the Epilim causing all this. ... (1 replies)
... Actually it is 1000 mg of Keppra. Sorry the 100 was a typo. I looked it up and Epilim is essentially the same drug as Epilim. It is Valproate. ... (9 replies)
... I'm not aware that Depakota is the same as Epilim but I've not done any research just accepting what meds I've been given. I was told initially that Epilim could cause weight gain. ... (9 replies)
... same as epilim right? ... (9 replies)
... I'm taking 1 x 400 mg Tegretol Retard morning and night plus 4 x 500mg of Epilim each evening. Is anybody else on these drugs or have experience of them? ... (9 replies)
... Hi Julie, I'm on same dose as u but don't take it all the time! on tegretol yrs ago, didn't like it! epilim makes my hair go curly, really annoying! ... (10 replies)
... Thanks for your kind thoughts. I hope everything goes well with your specialist. I would not swap my children for anything, we were fully aware of the risks of epilim with our 2nd. I posted because of the recent publicity in the UK between folic acid and breast cancer. ... (10 replies)
... lls and is socially and emotionally behind his peers by about 2 years. He has recently been diagnosed as having autistic spectrum disorder. My wife took 1.6mg og epilim and .2mg of tegretol daily when he was born. ... (10 replies)
... Hi, I just wanted to say that I took epilim (3000mg/day) with my son as well as lamictal and klonopin. I took 10mg folic acid the whole time and he turned out fine. I do want to say that since I started taking epilim, it reallly messed my body up. My periods stopped and I got PCOS. I wasn't ovulating and my periods were so messed up. It took 2 years to finally get my body back... (10 replies)
... I went to see a new neuro yesterday and found out some VERY interesting new info on Depakote/Epilim. Recent studies in Australia and Europe have indicated that there is a threshold level of this drug, below which the birth defects associated seem to drop off dramatically. This level is 1100mg per day. The findings were published in the Journal of Neuroscience a few months ago... (10 replies)
... hi tanya, i got a msg on another msg board from an eeg technician, she said as long as i took 5mg of folic acid or more per day at least 3months b4 conception, i have approx the same chance of having a birth defect child as a woman not taking epilim..*********.php?t=1105 :D (10 replies)

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