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... I can tell when my Dilantin levels are low. I wake up before the alarm clock, think clearly, and have a ton of energy. A few things to sacrifice to avoid having seizures. ... (22 replies)
... I've been taking Dilantin for about 10 years. ... (22 replies)
... My dilantin levels also fluctuate quite a bit, and have for many years. Several foods as well as other drugs can cause this. ... (11 replies)

... and my mind has been rather fuzzy. Between just not thinking as fast, making small mistakes, and not talking as easily, I definitely notice a difference with my Dilantin levels being up there. ... (22 replies)
... My Dilantin levels also fluctuate a lot, but not as much as yours. ... (11 replies)
... I am so glad to read that others are having trouble regulating their Dilantin levels. This is the second time in a month that mine has bottomed out and I have begun having sz's again. I am on 600 mg. ... (17 replies)
Oct 7, 2008
... What level of Dilantin constitutes low for an 84 year old male of 119 pounds? ... (8 replies)
Dilantin Levels
Aug 31, 2007
... just checking to see if you had any more information as to why your dilantin levels are so low. Did you think about investigating the pills? ... (18 replies)
... I had issues with generic Dilantin when I was on it, and my levels showed it. I was switched back to brand name and the issues went away. ... (22 replies)
... day until the past two years when my levels have gone above 20. ... (0 replies)
... for Dilantin numbers. That has a little give. If you are below 10 patients TEND to be more prone for seizures. ... (1 replies)
... With your fil taking a dosage that keeps him at the low end of the therapeutic spectrum, everything's fine...unless there's a a 'wrench' thrown in the plan. ... (11 replies)
... ffects, but you have to ask the people around you to watch out for you. Tell you if you are acting differently. One major concern I have about the Trileptal is low sodium levels. ... (11 replies)
... One CT scan later, they found a brain tumor the size of a golf ball and removed it. He began to improve after surgery but still seized occasionally. He was given Dilantin to take "as needed" because he always had plenty of warning from his aura. So for 20 years, if he felt one coming on, he could take a pill and lie down. ... (2 replies)
... I've always told myself if I had another seizure that I would stop driving but seeing that my Dilantin level was so low I feel hesitant about making that commitment. I surely want to wait until the level is stable, especially after reading more about unstable levels on here. ... (22 replies)
Mar 11, 2008
... Second part, Get blood levels drawn to see where you are IF the dose is taken properly. ... (3 replies)
... I know I'm late to the discussion, but I hope someone will respond here. My husband is on Dilantin and has been switched to generic in the past year. The info they gave us said it is the exact same medication as the brand name. ... (22 replies)
... Dave, I'd be very cautious on driving. If you are in an accident due to a seizure the state can hold that against you. This is a very serious issue. Even when the state knows and has approved for us to drive (letter from Dr.) they keep more of a watch on us then the average driver. About the medications. I had issues when I moved and stayed with the same pharmacy line. ... (22 replies)
May 21, 2004
... I'm on Dilantin for almost a year now. ... (16 replies)
Dilantin Levels
Aug 21, 2007
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