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... Amy with my first child i was on depakote when i found out i was pregnant and i was also on birth control pills,nothing else i was scared to death when i found out i was pregnant. ... (5 replies)
... I am hoping someone can help me.....We just found out that we are having a baby and I am on 150 mg. Lamictal. I haven't been taking any folic acid because this was quite a surprise, and I didn't think I had a need for it as this was completely by surprise. ... (5 replies)
... I haven't heard this. I'm currently 25 weeks pregnant and my neuro. ... (3 replies)

... I was told to take extra Folic Acid . ... (0 replies)
... c pills, and this was quite a shock to say the least! I called my neuro's office this morning and their office is closed. I don't think I can be over just a few weeks along at the most, but I panicked because I haven't taken any folic acid. ... (5 replies)
... I am 13 weeks pregnant and a little worried of what affects it would have on my baby. ... (2 replies)
... Im taking lamictal for seizures. I recently read that it and other seizure meds could deplete B12 , folic acid, and other vitamins in me. Could you plese tell me what other seizure meds would do this, and why we need these vitamins ? ... (2 replies)
... I understand your English just fine, and good luck in your new classes. Now to the subject of the seizures, I had grand mals before I was diagnosed. ... (27 replies)
... Im extremely sorry for your lost. I know its not easy losing a pregnancy but God will send you guys another angel soon when your bosy its ready and your adjusted to the new med. Im on keppra as you have read, and My baby girl 14 months now its healthy. ... (27 replies)
... for a while, but I am on 4mg of folic acid. But like the other poster said, you get some folic acid from your food. Just be very careful that you keep your medicine levels checked often. ... (3 replies)
... with neurologists is you are only ever a number!But never lose faith.I am 36 but I still refuse to give up hope.I am confident that one day I will be a mother and then work towards getting stable on meds.B sure and let me know you're progress. ... (27 replies)
... Hello everybody, I'm new on here and wanted to share my experience with epilepsy and pregnancy. I'm 27 years and got married December last year, I was already 2 month pregnant by then we didn't plan it but we were very happy about it. ... (27 replies)
... I am currently pregnant and in my 8th month...I was on Dilantin at one time about a year ago, but got off of it because of the side effects. ... (7 replies)
... I am 5 months pregnant with a healthy baby boy and take 300 mg of Lamictal daily. We had our 20 week ultrasound a few weeks ago and were told that we have a 1 in 10,000 chance of the neural tube defects that are supposed to be more common in women taking AED's. ... (10 replies)
... I wasn't even thinking about pregnancy at that time, but he wanted to have a plan in place just in case. I was diagnosed and started on Tegretol when I was 19, so I was also immediately started on folic acid supplements, as well. ... (15 replies)
... That's interesting! I may not be able to answer any of your questions, but I was very interested to find someone else that tried Lamictal and didn't succeed either. I was actually switched to Lamictal from Depakote by my neurologist last year. ... (5 replies)
... to increase your meds, because the amount of blood in your system increases. Therefore, the meds arent' enough. I hadn't had any seizures in almost five years, and shortly after I got pregnant I had one. ... (3 replies)
... B complex , miltivitamin and folic acid for the past 15 years by my epileptologist's orders. I read someplace that folic acid helps build neurons and the connections. I go to a discount store and buy them and they aren't that expensive. ... (2 replies)
... twice a day. I've been on Depakote for over 7 years now. I was diagnosed with Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy when I was 19. I'm now 26. My husband and I are planning for our first child. We were told to plan 3 months in advance so that's what we are doing. ... (3 replies)
... It was so funny because the doctor has upped my Lamictal, and last time that it happened it made me just a little nauseated. Well the past two weeks I ahve been SO sick and kept thinking that was it. ... (5 replies)

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