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... He went off Tegrotal because of a rather servere skin reaction. He likes Dilantin the best for control, but had to go off them before the Tegrotal because his gums and teeth were being affected. ... (8 replies)
... he went from Tegrotal to Valporic Acid. The neuro told him to take Tegrotal and Valporic Acid one day and then drop the Tegrotal the next day and go to the full strength Valporic. ... (8 replies)
... He was told this is a not uncommon side effect of the med. He is changing his medication this Christmas because if really bothers him a lot. Also, his dose on Tegrotal has to be the max. dose because it is not as effective for him as dilatin was. ... (11 replies)

... My husband was on dilantin for 12 years to control GM seizures. While on it, he didn't have a seizure for 8 years. Doc took him off it 5 years ago (tooth side effects), and put him on tegrotal; he had his first GM in 5 years l0 months after being on tegrotal. The doc has been adjusting dose, and he is up to l200 mg a day and still has one break through seizure once every l0... (7 replies)
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Sep 25, 2003
... er. He has an appointment with his doctor very soon to discuss the meds. He doesn't want to go back on Dilantin even though it was so effective and, of course, Tegrotal is not too effective for him as since he's been on it he went from 8 yrs without any seizure to l every l0 months or so on Tegrotal. ... (4 replies)
... i have not done well on either dilantin or tegrotal. dilaintin caused me a rash which was no big deal. The tegrotal was the worse. I was tired all the time,couldn't get out of bed,dizzy spells,i couldn't remember anything short term and i lost 20lbs. ... (43 replies)
... Ok, I'm not pleased to say the man didn't answer not 1 of my questions but I wrote all that he did answer so maybe any of this can help..... I am hoping maybe he'll answer mine later since he did pocket my questions but threw everyone elses away x-( Does your E. medication effect your balance? Yes, Dilatin, Tegrotal, Depakote and Topamax (when combined with another med)... (4 replies)
... hello. I'm also fairly new at this too. I started having "S" about two yrs ago. I get bad grand mal ones. I have had all the tests done and everything comes back normal except for my EEG or my MRI?? i'm not sure which one...I have been having dizzy spells for years and the doctors all told me that it was a balance problam. But now that i think about it i think this whole time... (15 replies)

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