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Coming off of meds
Aug 14, 2006
... I am on Tegretol XR and lamictal. I've had epilsepsy for almost 20 years now. I've been on tegretol the entire time and lamicatal only half the time. ANYWAY...I want to get off of tegretol. ... (6 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)
... After a month of weining down off tegretol and not sure what to do, I have decided to call my doctor and ask for a new medication to start after the tegretol is all gone. I am afraid of what the future holds without any medication at all so I chose zonegran as it seems to have the least side affects. ... (3 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)
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)
... which makes me wonder why my doctor says he'd like for me to switch over to tegretol if I wasnt to get pregnant!! ... (8 replies)
... The doctors found 2,000 to 3,000 petite mal a day as well as spikes in my head. After high school I change my lifestyle. ... (3 replies)
Ambulatory EEG
Aug 27, 2008
... for October as the next step in trying to get off Tegretol. I've had spot EEGs and a few EEG leads during an overnight sleep study but never any on for this long. ... (5 replies)
... This is long...I'm sorry....it's been a really emotional and long couple of weeks, and I don't have friends to talk to IRL. You guys are it...... ... (4 replies)
... I second the other post. The medical professionals were able to get me off in a couple of days... HOWEVER that was in a hospital setting. Trying that at home would be a trip to the ER. ... (2 replies)
Goodbye Tegretol
Jun 10, 2009
... Give me your good vibes I may need them. I am going to be onba RUSH REMOVAL from Teg at the hospital so they can get a good baseline and EEG results, as well as it being in a controlled environment. ... (9 replies)
... hr to 45 mins,i dont have them as often now but i still have them i started on depakote xr 1,000 in dec to april never had 1 seizure i took a 500mg in am 500 in pm my levels was 50. ... (3 replies)
... Just now saw I had a question to my post, I don't usually say much, I read mostly. ... (7 replies)
... When I was about 18 years old, I had a few episodes of "forced thinking" where thoughts would rush into my head but nothing further would happen. They seemed to happen when I drank alcohol. ... (1 replies)
... What dosage are you currently on? You would have to gradually lower it at points over the two weeks ( if morning and night doses must be alternated as shown) I.e. start 100mg morn 100mg nite Mon-wed 50mg morn 100mg nite Thurs-sun 50mg morn 50mg nite Mon-wed no morn 50mg nite Thurs-sun no morn no nite (3 replies)
... appointment and that he would not RULE OUT MY WISHES for tegretoll but I must liaise through epilepsy nurse so I did and guess what he said NO I can't go back on tegretol . ... (3 replies)
... I am about to go onto Tegretol and am currently taking a birth control pill. ... (1 replies)
... so waited to start until today, plus the pharmacy had to order more of the 25mg tabs. ... (9 replies)
... Thanks for the uplfting thoughts and prayers for Katie...first I have a quick question for searching the archives...I don't know how to get to where LisaT mentioned above. Page 53 of the archives. I went to archives and didn't know where to go from there. ... (33 replies)
Still so scared
Jan 19, 2004
... so the doctor did tell me to wait until I've acclimated myself to the new schedule of attending school before stopping the meds because he doesn't want me to have added stress because of my anxiety disorder. I know I will get the courage one day to get off the meds completely. ... (7 replies)


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