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... I just read in a book I bought on osteoporosis that certain drugs can speed up the process of osteoporosis. I take Tegretol, and I was just diagnosed a couple of weeks ago on bone scan with osteoporosis of the hip. ... (21 replies)
... glad i could help with anything i might have said. i've gotten much good insight and thoughts reading other peoples' experiences and comments on this website. at least your doctor told you to take calcium for bone loss. i never heard a word about it. ... (21 replies)
... I have to say, though I am looking forward to going off of it, it does take that feeling of security away. I am comfortable on the Tegretol and it's been the only AED I've been on for longer than a week. Part of me thinks why change it now when there are no issues. ... (21 replies)

... I quit and never took Effexor again and still experience the aura type things but just live with them. ... (21 replies)
... I feel your pain and anxiety. I've been taking Tegretol for 19 years and was just diagnosed with osteoporosis. ... (21 replies)
... I'd say you are right to be concerned and following up to get more info. You really should talk to your Dr. ... (21 replies)
... Sing, no apologies needed! I thought maybe you had gotten me confused with the original poster of the thread... and just now I looked and saw that couldn't be. Some days I really need to pay more attention! ... (21 replies)
... DEXA scan showed he had osteoporosis and osteopenia. ... (21 replies)
... DEXA scan showed he had osteoporosis and osteopenia. ... (21 replies)
... Maybe. I wouldn't recommend embarking on the seizure med "switch, search and find" journey hastily. Get the DEXA Scan done yearly. ... (21 replies)
... Maybe. I wouldn't recommend embarking on the seizure med "switch, search and find" journey hastily. Get the DEXA Scan done yearly. ... (21 replies)
... I've been on Tegretol for almost 9 years. ... (21 replies)
... I have been on Tegretol for 13 years, and I too have the same experiences that you are stating about your aura's. ... (21 replies)
... just wanted to say hello and add my two cents into the conversation. when you mentioned trileptal, i immediately did some searching around about it. ... (21 replies)
... ack in like 1981 or 1982 i was so much younger than the age when it can start to become a concern. now, all these years later, still taking it 400 mg in the a.m. and 400 in the p.m. Reading all the other posts about side effects of other drugs, I just don't want to mess around at age 56. ... (21 replies)
... t i honestly don't feel most of the time that i even have a problem with seizures, fortunately. i had two nocturnal seizures out of the blue many, many years ago and have never had one since, just those little auras every so often. ... (21 replies)
... that was a great description of what happens to you. good luck with the supplementation, and keep in touch. ... (21 replies)
... Best advice it to talk to your Doctor about it. They usually know a lot of the research on the medications and can answer your questions in depth. ... (21 replies)
... my sincere apologies. i do not know your age or anything about you. i guess when i read your post about taking the med. for nine years, and since i have been taking it for what seems like forever, and i am NOT a youngster, i just assumed you were young, my stupid assumption. sorry for that. ... (21 replies)
... of Teg, see what THEY think about it in relation to your case, and you have questions you need answered. ... (21 replies)




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