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Is headache a side effect of phenytoin?

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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. Michelle Gibson James MD

I am taking Cholestyramine 4Gm twice daily. I also take Phenytoin 200 mg twice daily. Are there any detrimental effects on the potency on the Phenytoin ? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Michelle Gibson James ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sudhir Kumar MD

MONTHLY CHECKS STILL REMAIN AROUND 10, WHERE NORMAL IS 10 TO 20. WHAT SHOULD I DO? ANY SIDE EFFECTS ...i HAD A NEAR FATAL CERAL HAEMORRAEGIC STROKE WITH LEFT SIDE PARALYSIS IN MAY 2012. AFTER THAT I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

,im ok otherwise i take phenytoin and pheno barbitol to prevent seizures and tamsolosin for my prostate ... it the diarheea, and soft stool i have been having is a side affect from the surgery the side... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Manjeth Kumar G MD

I'm taking a generic medication for Dilantin and Depakote ( phenytoin and valproic acid ). I had to go to the hospital yesterday. my body was shaking with chills , headache and body was stiff like ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manjeth Kumar G ( General & Family Physician)

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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.   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. 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

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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)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

hours (first ever) ending in hospital where he has been given phenytoin. Last night he started vomiting coffee ground fluid. I wonder if the phenytoin plus the 125mg of pregabalin he takes for post stroke... View answer

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

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Dr. Chintan Solanki MD

Abdominalnpain, vomiting diarrhea. Headache fever.

Dr.  Krunal Modi MD

Hello, Welcome. Chlorpromazine appears to be the drug of choice. Haloperidol and metoclopramide have been used successfully. Several anticonvulsant agents (eg, phenytoin, valproic acid, and carbamazepine) have also...

Dr.   Pradeep Kumar Jain MD

This can be tension headache or headache due