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Aug 11, 2003
... years without any further forced thoughts or seizures. I am tapering Tegretol at the suggestion of my doctor but I'm terrified. ... (4 replies)
... The tapering off of the tegretol probably lasted 2 weeks, but it was done slowly on purpose. ... (4 replies)
... I wasn't on nearly that amount of Tegretol (the regular stuff- it's been a while ago, and XR was just coming on the market), but found out that when the dosage was lowered too quickly, I got really emotional over really stupid stuff, then would bawl like an idiot because I knew my reactions weren't appropriate to the situation.....when my neuro readjusted the tapering process,... (11 replies)

... Hi Everyone, Thanks so much for all of your replies.Sorry it has taken me so long to reply back,but,as I posted in one of my other post my doctor was weaning me off of Lamictal,because it did not improve my condition and the cost was $400 a month without insurance,I just could not afford it any longer. My doctor did warn me that it can become addictive,that is why it... (15 replies)
Keppra Switch
Dec 12, 2008
... ffect 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)
... and then had one big one in my sleep. I went on Tegretol and thinking it would fix everything. It did fix everything for quite a few years. Then my doctor thought we might try reducing the Tegretol. ... (10 replies)
... did they up your tegretol because they were worried you might have seizures while tapering the klonopin? ... (9 replies)
Aug 8, 2005
... Yeah, I'm diabetic, too, but have other sorts of neuropathy. Most of the pain I have is from fibromyalgia, but the Soma seems to help that, and Tegretol is used for chronic pain as well.... ... (6 replies)
Oct 23, 2003
... m really stressed out about that. I was so nervous to tell them I was leaving that I was actually shaking saying the words. I just am so nervous about tapering my Tegretol that I think every little thing is a seizure. ... (7 replies)
... I've never been on Topamax, but am on Klonopin, Tegretol, and a host of other meds for other disorders. If someone is taken off of a benzodiazepine (like Klonopin, Ativan, Xanax, Tranxene, Valium, etc) suddenly, they can have seizures because of the absence of the medication that the body is used to. Tapering is much safer, but with being pregnant, it's a risk/benefit thing-... (6 replies)
... Regular nausea meds (like Phenergan) did nothing. My doc was going to try Reglan, but I was resistant since I'm already on so many other meds, don't have insurance, and just can't afford the 'luxury'....the NG stuff was actually cheaper on eBay than the meds were....I do a lot of Gatorade the day or two after bad ones, and can occasionally get the Boost/Ensure in... another... (12 replies)
... Benzo withdrawl can cause seizures, so tapering is generally the only safe way, and needs to be planned out by your MD. ... (11 replies)
... OK...on to the neuro many know, the tapering up of the Topamax had been a 'bad retro sixties' sort of experience, and not one I was happy with. ... (4 replies)
Topamax Saga
Sep 3, 2007
... e on the bottle. I know it's going to be a ratty adjustment time, but I'll be glad to get it over with, even if it's going to take a couple of months. Same with tapering the Tegretol.... ... (10 replies)
... Some of those symptoms sound a lot like what happens when my dysautonomia acts up....I've been on Neurontin for that, but am tapering down since the assistance program won't help, and am on a beta-blocker, which has actually helped those symptoms more (am on tegretol and klonopin for the CPS). Sometimes, the dysautonomia kicks in just before the CPS, so I'm not always sure... (5 replies)

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