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Dr.  Sudhir Kumar MD

to side. I went into her car and there was a very strong smell of marjuana meaning she had just smoked up before going to bed. The seizures happened as she woke up.She later admitted that she smokes every... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

I take Dilantin 300 mg. per day. I take one in the morning 100 mg and 2 at night. Forgot to take morning pill. Took it at 2:30 what time is good for night dose ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Haleema MD

right now i m on phenytoin sod ext 100 mg 6 aday. i was told by a specialist that i should be taking dilantin but i can t find dilantin i always get the phenytoin. how do i get the dilantin and what ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Haleema ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

I'm 47 years old male that has been on Dilantin since around 1989 due to what was then thought ... switched my Dilantin to generic and I had a seizure recurrence. It's back under control again with name ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.         Muhammad Hanif MD

I take Dilantin . I think I forgot to take 2 doses. I am worried. Does Dilantin have a long half life? I did take my regular dose tonight. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Sudhakar Kodudula MD

Hello, I was recently in a serious car accident but I am recovering very well, in the accident I was hit very hard I started to have seizures, I am now on prescribed Dilantin, but before my accident I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhakar Kodudula ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Shiva Kumar R MD

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. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shiva Kumar R ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Dear Sir, I am taking Dilantin 100mg capsule two times a day since last two and half year for the treatment of epilepsy. I do not got any fit since last two years. Can i stop taking Dilantin 100mg capsule ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Geeta Gangavati MD

My husband has been taking 500 mg of Dilantin for 14 years........in 2011 he was admitted to the Er ... they found his Dilantin levels were really high ?? Don t know the number but after th tree weeks they... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geeta Gangavati ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.          Muhammad Hanif MD

I recently tried to O.D. on 80 100m.g. Dilantin, then after spending 3 days hospital I was released and told to continue taking meds as prescribed. 1 pill in the morning and 3 at night. For about 7 days ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Naveen Kumar Sharma MD

it is antiepileptic medicine and it is not a narcotic.

Dr. Rovena Murati MD

Hello! Dilantin is a brand name of the drug phenytoin used to treat seizures. It is not a narcotic. Take care

Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

yhose are rare side effects. if troublesome, need chang over to valprol or dilantin