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... ke's Area. I have THE WORST TIME with being able to hold down a normal conversation because I studder, speak with a marble mouth, can't complete a sentence, mix up words reverse the front and the back of the sentence, forget what I was saying etc. ... (12 replies)
... I was on neurontin for about a month, and I remember and still do have problems with speech and vocabulary. I can't be sure if it was the seizures messing me up or the meds, but I would start to say something and stop mid sentence, totally forgetting what I was gonna say or not being able to remember simple words. ... (12 replies)
... quently stop in the middle of a sentence because I can't think of the word I wanted to say. Since I speak a second language, sometimes the word I want will come up in the other language. ... (12 replies)

... I find that after a seizure, I will have trouble forming words, like I cant talk. I know exactly what I wan tto say, but the words wont come out. ... (12 replies)
... over and over until it starts to make sense. Or If I am reading something, I just pick one sentence and read it aloud a few times, until the words make sense. I'm not sure why it works, I think because it helps me get my focus back. ... (12 replies)
... I have the same problem, with forgetting words, and it happens most when i am reading, i will be looking at a page and have no idea what the words mean. Also when I am typing, not writing with pen or pencil, and it doesnt' affect my abitliy to understand numbers. ... (12 replies)
... A friend of mine lives a very alternative life, so she's quite 'in tune' with her body. Whenever she starts to mess up her words like what you've described and the same goes for me, she goes to a natural health specialist and has a 'cranial' done. ... (12 replies)
... Same here...I get words mixed up some and forget in mid-sentence as well. I am taking Dilantin, but I think it's better than it was on Tegretol. -Mike (12 replies)
... Before the change, I noticed that here and there, I would mess up my words when talking. ... (12 replies)
... I take Depakote and Topamax. I struggle with words, the neuro says they don't know if it's from the meds or if it's from me having had so many seizures. I just started having seizures a few years ago, but had alot in a short time. I have grand mal seizures. I have been controlled now for one year! :D I really have trouble with names. I will look at my children and not... (12 replies)
... I've had a problem with my speech as well. I mean, I have fine vocabulary but sometimes the words that come out of my mouth just don't make any sense! I'm on tegretol and lamictal. I always wondered if my medications made my speech worse? ... (12 replies)
... Melissa, I don't think it's psychological at all. It's definitely mechanical - I think that a seizure prevents the brain from transmitting correct signals for a while. If you're having grand mal seizures, you should be on medication. Drug companies have programs for people who cannot afford medication. Your doctor can hook you up. You do have a doctor, right? If not,... (12 replies)
... I used to take 4800mg of Neurontin a day and my verbal skills were the same with it or without. They have decreased in the past 10 years since being diagnossed with temporal lobe epilepsy. Your temporal lobes are involved with vebal skills and that's some of the tests they do before surgery. They want to make sure they won't remove the dominant lobe. If you have TLE it's... (12 replies)
... Hi i have jme plus other epilepsies. I have problems with my memory and consentration too. Big enough for it to be a standing joke and my gp actuallyphone me an hour before my appointment to remind me because ive missed so many. If you try this i promise it will help and you have probably herd it before...there is a mineral suplement called magnisium ok ...its brilliant. I... (15 replies)
Was it a seizure??
Apr 19, 2004
... it is like I am in a 'fog' and cannot get real oriented...am messing up my words some and my vision is like my brain and eyes are not connected. ... (6 replies)




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