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Dilantin phenytoin side effects

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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.  Ajay Panwar MD

I am epileptic and have been on Dilantin over 45 years. I am now switching to carbamazephine due to long term side effects ( insomnia , swelling. I am gradually reducing my dilantin as Dr. said... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajay Panwar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

my husband black male about 2 years ago stared having seizures.At night haves cold sweat cold feet hands sweats cold. take 3 Dilantin morning 3 night.Some times level high sometimes low change dosages ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)
Dr. Nishikant Shrotri MD

I have been taking 1000 mg Divalproex Sodium in the morning and at night with 200 mgs.of Phenytoin Ex mornings and nights. I am started having this problem at age 22 years old, my nerology said ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nishikant Shrotri ( OBGYN)
Dr. Bruno Mascarenhas MD

) 0.5 tablets three times per day by our selves. At present she has no side effect except gum problem ... ( Phenobarbitone -30 mg & Phenytoin sodium-100 Mg) three times per a day. She has no epilepsy... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bruno Mascarenhas ( Neurologist)

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Dr.   Ashakiran S MD

with the refill what side effects can accur because i have not had my full dose ...yes i am currently taking phenytoin to control my seizures due to having tramatic brain injury i am ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashakiran S ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi MD

hi,thank you for answering my Q. I have a 34 years old male patient . he has used triple drugs for seizure control ,phenytoin 200 mg+topamax400mg+depakin 1000mghe has got urinary tract stones and has ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.       Dorina Gurabardhi MD

Dilantin while taking this medication. The Dr has said it s to not treat a UTI, after reading information pertaining to Trimethoprim, I m not understanding. Also, side effects of having a possible... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. VPYK Prasanna MD

is awful and I have shaking hands is this side effects of phenytoin? Gerry UK male ... t know my name for about 30 minutes.I take phenytoin but it can t stop seizures , I have tried epilem ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. VPYK Prasanna ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Aasiya MD

I have just founf out my daughter is taking phenytoin necause she said she has seizures she had one about 6 years ago driving under the influence of meth. My daughter will tell a doc anything to get ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aasiya ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vaddadi Suresh MD

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

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

quit alcohol,can cause side effects with dilantin

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD