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Is dilantin a barbiturate

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Is dilantin right for seizure disorder ?

Sir, Please guide me regarding Epilepsy . I am an old case of seizure diorder since 2000. Taking dilantin 300 mg HS and 1 OD F/A. Is it curable? Thanking U sir. Good day. ...
 

Coke, heroin, buprenorphine, barbiturates addict. Erection seems bent. Why is it effecting sex life?

I was into coke, heroine, buprenorphine , barbituates for 10 yrs, since 1996 now i m 34 ... its been about a year now i have lost my direct line with my penis... i still get morning ercrtions, get a hard on just sitting down and lying down but can...
 

Had ensephalitis, seizure. On Dilantin. Do it have side effects?

Hi I had at ensephalitis 11years ago and I had some seizure but I m be come back to mortal thanks god and I have not have at seizure for the past 3 years but the dr still having me on Dilantin and I ...
 

Is okay to switch Trileptal to Dilantin from one day to the next?

there the night and the ER doctor prescribed Dilantin. I filled the prescription but continued to take Trileptal ... and now ran out began taking the Dilantin last night. I took two 100mg this morning (and ast night) I ...
 

Could liquid Dilantin be used due to difficulty in swallowing the tablets?

I have a question about liquid Dilantin. My uncle takes 400mg a day in capsules and is starting ... of water. How would we go about getting the liquid Dilantin? the nurse said if he gets to not taking ...
 

Taking Dilantin, Rivastigmine after brain surgery. Have tremor, weakness. Due to medicine?

My husband is taking dilantin , rivastigmine , anticuagulant, acid folic , vitamins etc. He start taking these medication after a brain surgery, because a coagulus he had in his left side of the brain ...
 

Suffering with seizures. Using Trileptal and earlier used Dilantin. Is Keppra are better medication?

ago. Dilantin worked for 13 months nowno drug seeems to control them. ...
 

Had grand mal seizure, dtress. Taken Dilantin. Correct dosage?

Dilantin and I took my night time one because my pill box for the afternoon dose was empty. What do you ...
 

Epileptic. On Dilantin. Having high levels of liver parameters. On good diet, exercise. Reason?

I am 48 years old, female and healthy. I am epileptic and take 200 mg of Dilantin daily. I am ... are for my liver function. My neurologist does not think it has anything to do w/ my Dilantin, however I ve ...
 

Taking Dilantin for seizures, slipping into coma at night. What medication to take?

Dilantin which helps tonic clonic but I requested to also take topmax which helps partial generalize tonic ...
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What is the dosage for dilantin for sleep seizures ?

MY DOCTER WANTS ME TO INCREASE MY DILANTIN TO 300MG IN MORNING AND 300MG AT NIGHT FOR SLEEP SEIZURES.WHAT ARE SIDE EFFECTS TO SO MUCH DILANTIN AND WHAT IS A XXXXXXX DOSE PER DAY? THANK YOU DOCTER. ...
 

Does taking dilantin and warfarin cause infertility ?

I am 45 years old male, 77kg, 5 feet 10 inch. about 3 times sports a week ( 1 and half hours, mid. level ) running too. eat three haelthy meats. sleep 4-6 hours ( tired, and sleepy through the day) Been taking Dilentin capsul 100mg - 3 times a day...
 

Among these medicine Ativan, Clonidine and Celexa which can give positive for barbiturates in urine drug test?

What type of medication of these taken Ativan, Clonidine , Celexa, Lamtical and Trazadone can give a false positive result from a urine test saying a barbiturate was found? ...
 

HCG diet,dilantin,lamictal xr,levothyroxine.Effects?

Is the hcg diet safe to use with dilantin , lamictal xr and levothyroxine? ...
 

Seizures,dilantin,tooth loss,calcium deficiency

My son was on Dilantin for seizures for from the ages of about 4 thru 16. At about 13 yrs of age, the pharmacist told me that it drew the calcium out of his bones and for him to take a supplement. Needless ...
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Should i eat before i take my seizure meds dilantin?
Hi, thank you for posting. You should take Dilantin before, but take it after you eat, because this way of taking medicine will prevent its bad effects to the stomach and nausea. Dr. Behar.
 
Hello, my father had been on keppra for about one month and is experiencing some side affects. Voice chdnges, sore throat, and swollen glands around the neck.
yhose are rare side effects. if troublesome, need chang over to valprol or dilantin
 
I am having blood levels taken for dilantin when i usually rake dose, should i take dose or wait till after?
Do not self medicate, dosage at schedule times is safe.
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