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... Keppra switch six years ago. While Tegretol does control moods in bipolar patients, Keppra is known to cause severe anger issues. ... (10 replies)
... said it means I just happen to have a lower white cell count than other people and I will be OK on Tegretol. So to answer your question Tegretol causes that, not Lamictal, and definitely not Keppra. ... (2 replies)
Reducing Keppra
Jan 22, 2009
... Hello, I'm currently on Tegretol, Keppra, and Lamictal. The Lamictal was just added 6 months ago, and is working really well. My neuro tried to take me off of Tegretol, but once I got down to 200 mg in the morning and 200 mg at night (I was taking 600 and 600), I started having seizures again. I went back up slightly with my dosage, but I was still having a lot of seizures... (8 replies)

... f my seizure meds lower immune system. It does seem like I've been getting sick more often since I started taking Lamictal 4 years ago. But I also just read that Tegretol causes Vitamin D to be used differently in the body and that Vitamin D is important in fighting off colds. ... (2 replies)
Keppra Switch
Dec 12, 2008
... The only side effect I first noticed with Keppra was drowsiness. My liver enzymes spiked high when I was taking both meds. The FDA is currently studying wether Keppra can cause Tegretol toxcity. ... (21 replies)
... I was never on Lamictal, but my neuro put me on Keppra on to of my Tegretol. The Keppra has worked wonders. After we got the dosage right I was seizure free for over a year, until now but that's on another thread. ... (9 replies)
... Maybe the removal of the Tegretol has something to do with it. Maybe the Tegretol was counteracting the imbalance that the Keppra brings. ... (10 replies)
Keppra Switch
Sep 19, 2008
... though I'm starting to be weaned off the Tegretol and hopefully the Keppra, too, so I can hopefully be on only Lamictal. yay! ... (21 replies)
... heck I had to be weaned off and on of tegretol, topamax, clobazam and even keppra due to my senstivity. ... (7 replies)
Keppra Switch
Sep 18, 2008
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Keppra Switch
Sep 4, 2008
... evels in any way I can. As part of that effort, I talked to my neuro about switching epilepsy meds. My neuro, it turns out, was interested in taking me off the Tegretol anyways, because of newer studies indicating its long term negative effects on bone health. ... (21 replies)
... and type in Tegretol bruising and the same with Keppra. I have not decided how I want to go yet. I have taken Tegretol for the last 20 years or so. It works with my gran mal seizures but I still have seizure activity sometimes. ... (6 replies)
... I started off on the lowest dosage of Keppra when seizures began in August last year, and had dosage gradually increased as my seizures were still occurring. Tegretol was added as a result of this, and have now not had any seizures for 5 months. ... (8 replies)
... I have also been on Tegretol for around 22 years. And then it stopped working. I am currently taking 700 mg BID of Tegretol XR and 1500 mg BID of Keppra. I have never had anemia as a result of either Tegretol or Keppra. Please keep us updated on how well the Keppra works for you. ... (5 replies)
Keppra Switch
Jan 16, 2009
... Hello...yet another person starting the medicine switcharoo. I've been seizure free (grand mal) for 19 years via Tegretol, but recently found out the medicine has robbed my bones in the process of keeping me seizure free. I now have osteoporosis, even though I don't have any of the normal risk factors and have been very physically active for decades. My neurologist has... (21 replies)
... The side effects of Keppra seem to be very different depending on the person. I take 1250 mg of Keppra twice a day, and I've never had any side effects. ... (39 replies)
... Im 25 and have been taking keppra for around three years. I am taking keppra with sodium valproate an tegretol. My fits were uncontrolled and I had been having all types of seizures after the first one hit when i was 16. ... (11 replies)
... I'm on 600mg of Tegretol XR twice a day, and 1250 mg of Keppra twice a day, and it took a good 5-6 months after my Keppra was increased (I used to take 1000mg twice a day) before I really started noticing a difference. But my auras still aren't completely gone, though they are much less. Maybe he needs an increase in Tegretol (if it's not too high in his bloodwork), or maybe... (4 replies)
... d seizure state with the Keppra. Now he's seeing a very nice epileptologist... supposedly the department head or something. Real good guy. He's now taking the Tegretol with Lamictal and Neurontin. ... (4 replies)
Keppra Depression
May 31, 2012
... an assumption Tegretol is the cause of a low white blood cell count. That did nothing but ruin my life. ... (3 replies)


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