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... I was put on Tegretol XR 200mg twice a day. So far this medicine has really worked without any side effects. ... (26 replies)
... a. The short answer about Keppra is that no one really knows its effect on babies since it is relatively new. It is listed as a Category C drugs with regard to pregnancy by the FDA, which means that there is not enough info to draw a conclusion yet. ... (15 replies)
... I wasn't even thinking about pregnancy at that time, but he wanted to have a plan in place just in case. I was diagnosed and started on Tegretol when I was 19, so I was also immediately started on folic acid supplements, as well. ... (15 replies)

... e been on Tegretol, Dilantin, Depakote, and Phenobarb for the seizures, and was allergic to the Dilantin and had massive weight gain from the Depakote, while the Tegretol was ruining my liver. ... (5 replies)
... Can your doctor switch you to Lamictal (or did it not control your seizures)? My neurologist said that Tegretol is pretty bad stuff--the only people he prescribes it for anymore are people without insurance (it's a really inexpensive drug) or people who absolutely can't control their seizures with other meds. It really will mess with your liver. :( I've been on lamictal... (7 replies)
... hurt me, a blank stare, and when it was over, mild to medium disorientation. I have found that doorways are a trigger, doorstops especially. I have been taking Tegretol 200 mg 3x daily for the past 19 years and it controls my seizures without any noticeable side effects. ... (0 replies)
... I am wondering if the Tegretol interferes with the menstrual cycle... ... (1 replies)
... You should be able to take a home test and will work fine. I Know women on tegretol that have used them, and gotten correct results. I also tested when i was on 2 diferent epileptic meds and they also worked. ... (35 replies)
... I was on tegretol for 12 years and gained weight throughout that entire period. ... (7 replies)
... My neuro has been telling me for years to make sure I never get pregnant on Tegretol because it can be very harful to the fetus. ... (15 replies)
... I heard that Lamictal is the safest AED to be on while pregnant. I want to switch to it soon because I eventually want to have kids someday, but I am on Tegretol, which is supposedly bad for the baby while you're pregnant (though I have heard of a lot of cases where a woman was on Tegretol through her pregnancy and her baby was fine). (2 replies)
... I'm on Tegretol and Lamictal and a year ago was on birth control. I stopped after 4 months of it because it made me really nauses. ... (4 replies)
... ve had three healthy children and took the tegretol throughout all pregnancies. During my first delivery my doctor prescribed more tegretol which just about put me to sleep. ... (10 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)
... I want to get pregnant and would like to hear some specific feedback from those in similar situations. Did you stay on Tegretol through pregnancy? ... (1 replies)
... ffect from lamictal. I'm nervous because there has not been alot of research but with previous pregnancies there was not alot of research done on the depakote or tegretol so that puts my mind a little more at ease. I know the effects of having a seizure within the first trimester is much worse than that of any medication. ... (16 replies)
... I would say yes...when I started generic Tegretol it totally screwed up my periods, and I ended up getting pregnant. ... (3 replies)
... Hi I've had 3 children well on meds .With the first two I was on Tegretol . ... (6 replies)
... Hi Mindy I'm 29 weeks pregnant and take Tegretol. My E nurse told me that it's one of the safer drugs to take during pregnancy. Although my dose is relatively small (600mg a day) I always felt a bit nervous taking but as Cattieos said the benefits outweigh the risks. My OB is scanning me every 4 weeks to watch the growth of my baby and she's doing just fine. Take care.... (8 replies)
... I take Tegretol for my seizures and have been told it's one of the safest to take during pregnancy. I'm on the smallest dose possible to control my seizures. ... (6 replies)

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