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Old 10-31-2009, 12:46 PM   #1
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Alternatives to seizure medication

I have grand mal seizures – I am presently on Lamictal 200 mg pr day along with Keppra 2000 mg per day .

I am also allergic to some foods & chemicals eg

MSG (monosodium glutamate)
ASPARTAME
NITRATES – (nitrites)
SULPHITES
ROOT BEER & COKE
VERY STRONG ODORS eg Bleach ( but it is ONLY if is very strong & in a confined space)
ROSEMARY
SAGE
GLUTAMINE
BALSAMIC VINEGAR
CERTAIN FOOD COLOURINGS EG RED & YELLOW FOOD DYES.
+ a few other things that excite the brain


Thanks Craig

 
Old 11-01-2009, 12:16 PM   #2
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Re: Alternatives to seizure medication

Have you considered the Ketogenic Diet?

 
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