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... I have only ever had one grand mal seizure, but I've had "auras" off and on for during those years. However, I have not had an aura in a little over a year. ... (4 replies)
... I would DEFINITELY recommend going off Tegretol or any such drug VERY gradually. Am not too sure I would mess with success, if the Tegretol is now working. ... (4 replies)
Going off meds
Aug 2, 2004
... I have been seizure free for 5 years and after talking to my neuro I am going to start getting off the Tegretol XR. Just like Half Pint, I have always wanted to but have been afraid. ... (12 replies)

... I've been off Tegretol for about two and a half weeks now and so far I have had no seizures or auras. However, I have noticed that since going off the it I have been very emotional and a little anxious. At times, the smallest things will make me want to burst into tears. ... (4 replies)
... My suggestion is talk with your neurologist first. getting off any medication should only be done if they feel is ok. If your still having seizures, is likely they might want to change tegretol but put you on another one. ... (2 replies)
... I have complex partial seizures and I have been on medication for almost 30 years. I would like to try going off tegretol and I am looking for advice from others who have done this. ... (2 replies)
Going off meds
Aug 3, 2004
... I have been slowly coming off tegretol now for a month. Before I started coming off the medication, I had been on it for 14 years. I talked with my doctor and told him I wanted to get off the medication because of the side affects. ... (12 replies)
Coming off of meds
Aug 21, 2006
... So going off Tegretol made you grouchy? ... (6 replies)
... No anxiety or emotional difference for me. I have said the following in multiple posts in the past, but I described the symptoms after getting off Teg as "a cloud being lifted". I never realized how much teg bogged me down having been on it since the start. ... (4 replies)
... Best of luck! I was on Teg for close to 30 years! They took me off of it in hospital. ... (4 replies)
Nov 23, 2003
... I am so sorry you are going through this. Is there a way that you can find a new Doctor....or appeal to your current Doc to change your meds? ... (3 replies)
... My specialist addressed the issue of my wanting to possibily lower the 1600mg of Tegretol I have been on for the last 14 years and he's going further than that. ... (11 replies)
... When I was little i had convulsions and my doctors put me on Phemabarbatol. when I was five they took me off it. All through school I had these "weird" feelings that would pass quickly and no one would even know. ... (5 replies)
... Thank you for the advice. I will mention your medication to my neurologist when I go in to see her. I'm still wanting to get off of the meds so I'm hoping not to have to take any medication at all. We'll see how that goes. ... (2 replies)
... zzy in the morning,I felt like I was floating above the bed.I started hearing voices,like a conversation on the radio,and generally felt crappy.Anyway what I was going to say is I went to the neuro and was taken off Tegretol,very gradually,and started very gradually on Lamictal. ... (2 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)
... Tripp is going OFF tegretol....we lowered it by 100 mg this past Sunday. ... (6 replies)
Coming off of meds
Aug 14, 2006
... i was on tegretol for about 13 yrs and the i switched to topomax. ... (6 replies)
... Had been taken off of it, for something else, but had to go slowly with going off of Tegretol, as I became an emotional mess- little things made me cry or get angry... Ended up on Klonopin and Neurontin, and am now back on the Tegretol with the combination working fair- still have 5-7 seizures a month, but that's better than 3-4 a week.... (2 replies)
... Have they redone EEGs to see what is going on? ... (5 replies)

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