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... have been on Tegretol for about thirty years and haven't had a terrible time with the side effects, although thinking back, I realize that I've been experiencing memory loss side effects for twenty years. ... (0 replies)
Memory Loss?
Jul 9, 2006
... I was told that most of the memory loss was due to the damaged parts in my brain. I'll have to check and see if the med say memory loss on them. ... (8 replies)
... All the different doctors have said the Dilantin or Tegretol has nothing to do with it! At first they were saying it was due to cancer. Then it was cachexia due to the cancer. ... (43 replies)

... and I am back on the drug as usual, though I am up for an appointment next week with my doc, but this has been my experience apart from the extremely disturbing memory loss or short term memory loss which is common in both tegretol and lamictal. ... (2 replies)
... er each finals I have had seizures. The seizures always happen when I relax from a stressful situation except two times I have been around chemicals. I had total memory loss after one seizure. My last semester, I had to take a break from school because the night after class I forgot everything he told me. ... (3 replies)
... mporal lobe seizures, partial complex seizures he called them due to a scar on the left side of my brain that was probably caused by a childhood illness. I took tegretol in the beginning at 6 pills a day. 200mg a piece. That was decreased over the years to only 4 a day and then down to 2 a day after I started having nightmares. ... (5 replies)
... I had about 6 months of seizures a couple of years ago. I haven't had any since. However, after those few months...I seemed to have lost a good chunk of my memory, and I've always been known to have an amazing memory, with all sorts of small details from way back. There are trips I took maybe only 5 years ago, that I now only vaguely remember. It's kind of sad. It isn't... (7 replies)
... I used to be in engineering,and my job was very varied.When I started having trouble with my memory at work,it was very scary,I forgot peoples names,I even struggled with blueprints,yet I had used them for years. ... (8 replies)
... I just wanted to let you know of you are not alone. I was having memory problems, speech problems and just could not concentrate. I work as a dispatcher with 30 buses out there. ... (8 replies)
... My new neurologist decided he wanted to switch my Tegretol to Keppra but he started me at 1000mg BID. FDA says starting adult dose should be 500MG BID. I called my pharmacist and he backed me on this. ... (7 replies)
... I was on Dilantin for about 3 weeks and basically was zoned out and lacked muscle. Then came the rash..swithched to Teg. and Keppra and I'll take the memory loss and slurred speech over seizures anyday. ... (43 replies)
... Hey Elicia... I'm on Topamax 250mg per day, with Lamictal 400mg and I've just introduced Keppra, now at 500mg per day. I start to gradually take away the Topamax on Thursday because it wasn't stopping my fits. On a low dosage combined with Epilem and Lamictal, I was in love with Topamax - but I couldnt stay on Epilem, and a three drug combo wasn't what I was looking for. I... (2 replies)
... years ago, I had 2 abnormal EEGs before a seizure disorder was even suspected. I was put on Tegretol for a while and then, being 17 and stupid, took myself off. Ever since then, I've been having small seizures that cause memory loss and rage. ... (25 replies)
... Dilantin is an older med that is USUALLY tolerated by many as a first med to try. Tegretol also falls into that category. Did the "smart" Neuro inform you of the type of seizures he feels she is having? ... (7 replies)
... I've been taking Topamax 100 mg 1 x a day for Migranes and Epilepsy with 800 mg of Tegretol 400xr 1X a day and haven't had ANY seizures in over 8 years. ... (8 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)
... I was diagnosed with Epilepsy when I was 11 years old, and I'm now 23. I've been on Tegretol for 12 years now and it has worked well for me, although I've been dealing with the side effects for a long time now. ... (0 replies)
... After I had the 3rd one Iw as put on 500mg Tegretol and since taking it I have had no more seizures. My neuro had told me that if I stayed seizure free for 2 years then he would take me off the Tegretol. ... (2 replies)
... to tell me that I have. They will tell me that I will smell something that no one else will and then just space out for about ten minutes or so. I always have memory loss after these. The memory loss could go from just that day or to a few days before the sez. ... (7 replies)
... clonic seizures. Put on Tegretol for the last 15 years. ... (6 replies)

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