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... He specifically mentioned a temporal lobectomy. Has anyone had any experience with this, and if so, what was your experience like? ... (22 replies)
... hi there long time no speak I was out of state, Hope the new Keppra XR is working for you. How did the follow up appoint go? In April I hit my 2 years FREE of seizures and my neuro reduced my trileptal to halfway (from 1200/day to 600/day) so far still doing Good!!!Yay.. Im still on Keppra though. I have a scheduled sleep deprived EEG in a month and in Oct, I hope to be... (22 replies)
... My doc said this may help with some of the side effects I'm experiencing, like Mood swimgs and balance issues. But as far my seizures go. All my doctors have said my situation is a complex one, no one knows. ... (22 replies)

... option for you, but Im glad the new meds are working for you. I been on Keppra and trileptal for a few years now, and I take them on a full stomach to avoid any side effects, so far so gd. wish you the best of luck... ... (22 replies)
... and Im currently only taking keppra 3000mg a day but going down to 2000mg now. Meds were no help so I had to undergo Right Anterior temporal Lobectomy. Oh man I did so much research in 2 years before actually going under the knife. ... (6 replies)
... The right tepmoral lobe is what it sounds like. It's located by the right side near your temple. It's involved with memory, emotions, language and behavior. It's involved with much of the higher human functions. ... (14 replies)
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Aug 11, 2003
... hi...i've been on dilantin and ativan. for one..dilantin has some pretty nasty side effects. why not try another aed? ... (3 replies)
... uz alot of times i have no warnings and i'll just fall .But i am very stubborn and will sneck out somtimes by my self .this last time i did it i was found on the side of the road haveing a grand mal not fun .so there really wayching me close now. ... (9 replies)
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Jan 31, 2008
... w is very frustrating these meds but if u need to be on 1 at least it shoud b 1 u can adjust 2. Im on Keppra and Trileptal still for 2 years and I never feel the side effects, but I do want out. ... (10 replies)
... not to work, some even increased seizure activity. I had surgery for invasive monitoring in september because they thought the seizures were coming from my left temporal lobe, I had 22 seizures in the few days I was in the monitoring unit and the seizures were coming from both sides of the brain so a lobectomy wasn't an option. ... (9 replies)
... nothing works completely, I am allergic or the side effects are too much to live with. ... (2 replies)
... For those who don't know (or forgot): Temporal lobectomy, age 6. Tegretol from 6-16. Drug and seizure free, 16-26. Tegretol again 26-32. Seizures (usu. absence or petit mal) came back, about 1-3/mo. NOW the doc tries me on Trileptal/Tegretol mix. A month on them both, no seizures to speak of :bouncing: . Tegretol registers DEAD CENTER inside 'Theraputic Range' :D (usually... (2 replies)
Sep 4, 2002
... just take Keppra. I do not experience being tired, but you do take considerably more than I ever did at one time. Meds do interact with each other to cause other side effects. You are on enough different ones that I would expect some definite interactions. ... (3 replies)

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