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Brain & Nervous System Disorders board

  1. interactions with tegratol
    ... Clozaril), dicumarol, doxycycline (Doryx), ethosuximide ( Zarontin ), haloperidol (Haldol), lamotrigine (Lamictal), methsuximid...

Epilepsy board

  1. 10 yr old with absence seizures
    ... taking Ethosuximide which originally was marketed as Zarontin but she is getting the generic since it only comes...

  2. New here with some questions...
    ... Hi Karen my six year old has been taking zarontin since she was 3 for absence seizures. she progressed...

  3. need advice on depakote
    ... from those in the know. my six year old has been on zarontin for absence seizures since she was three. My sis ... encourage pediatrician to test her. since going on zarontin i have never/rarely witnessed anything I could adamently...
    ... effects on the body. is she on poly-therapy with zarontin AND pheno? Plz clarify: Do they want to replace...
    ... sister when she was young. My daughter is only on zarontin , nothing else. the Dr wants to add depakote (1/2...

  4. epilum
    ... serious. Blood disorders at high dose. Ethosuximide ( Zarontin ) capsules and syrup Dosage: As prescribed by the...

  5. Dilantin levels
    ... dosage. Since then I have been tried on : Neurontin Zarontin Tegretol Mysoline "Valproic Acid" (I was in a study...

  6. Some Help Please
    ... generalized szs that dont cause the weight gain. i know zarontin is used just for absence szs. theres lamictal, topamax...

  7. Taking Medicine
    ... thank God she grew out of them) and she was prescribed Zarontin . I have no experience with Tegretol, but if you are...

  8. New member - daughter with absence seizures
    ... epilepsy six months ago. She's taking 1/2 teaspoon of Zarontin twice a day since then with wonderful results. We...

  9. grandson has absent seizures
    ... the first medication. She's taking Ethosuximide ( Zarontin ) which our neuro says is the first drug of choice...

  10. How many more choices do I have?
    ... Lamictal didn't work either. I tried Tegretol and Zarontin as a teen but don't remember if I took them steady...

  11. Needing help for my mother's seizures
    ... available are: Topomax, Trileptal, Dilantin, Zonegran, Zarontin , Felbatol, Gabitril, Primidone, Klonopin, Phenobarbitol...

  12. Epilepsy
    ... absence seizures". Does anyone know if you can take " Zarontin " along with Tegratol to control them? Is anyone taking ... " Zarontin " and how is it working....

  13. Myoclonic Jerks
    ... these pills make you not hungry. He is on Keppra and Zarontin . All of a sudden things have been terrible. I have...

  14. Thought Topamax was enough
    ... Ativan, Felbatol, Klonopin, Mysoline, Phenobarbitol, Zarontin , Gabitril, Diamox, Carbatrol, Trileptal, and Valium...

  15. just need to talk
    ... Can't comment on Zarontin , the med you indicate; I know when I was on more...

  16. depakote, weight gain and digestion
    ... grade and then they tried it as an add on drug with zarontin when he was in 7th grade. He had terrible diahrrea...

  17. looking for anything on depokote
    ... give me some back round on it. he is on 1250 mil. of zarontin and started to have breakthroughs. this might be...
    ... has had grand mal's before? From what I understand Zarontin only covers the Petit Mal (absence) Patrick's neuro...
    ... twitching, night terrors, etc. and as he adjusted tot eh zarontin they slowly went away. things like the TV and what...

  18. i think Gage may be progressing or having breakthroughs???
    ... deprived :) one thank goodness. gage is on 1250 mil. of zarontin right now and she said we will see what the EEG shows ... , because he is at a pretty high level now on the zarontin and they really don't want to up it any more. so...

  19. It will be a year this month.......
    ... hi there, :) no gage is on zarontin ...well the generic form anyway. he takes 5/250 mil...
    ... diagnosed Sept. 14th. I really wanted to try Zarontin but since Patrick is older the doctor thought the...

  20. Looking for empathy and answers. Son newly diagnosed
    ... grand mal) E so he put him on Depakote instead of Zarontin . Depakote really scares me. He's my only child and...

  21. dont know what to think...dont know what to do!...help
    ... opinion and to check it all out. since gage is on the zarontin capsuls (which he takes wonderfully) instead of the...

  22. hoorah for gage...we finally have it down.
    ... were there i needed a new script for gage's liquid zarontin . well i asked her if there was a pill form we could...

  23. Topamax dosage
    ... I recently tried zarontin with no success. (this after years of tegretol which...
    ... haven't tried anything but TEGRETOL for 14 years, zarontin which left me ill and headache, headache, headache...

  24. zarontin? anyone know anything about it?
    ... Hi Elicia, I was on Zarontin for 14 years before the doc took me off of it. While ... But I did find a list of reactions that is common of Zarontin ADVERSE REACTIONS FROM ZARONTIN Gastrointestinal...
    ... Hi, I was also on Zarontin for 12 years, I was a young teenager when I first...

  25. Question....meds keeping you awake?....
    ... with your meds. gage is on 1 tsp. 5 times a day of zarontin . getting his last dose in his sippy when he goes ... at nine pm. i know no one has had experience with zarontin , but if you could give me some ideas to try that maybe...

  26. getting off tegretol and going on to nothing, advice?
    ... The doctor told me today he would like to try Zarontin ? anyone ever heard of it or know anything about it...
    ... have had the least side effects for me. I never tried Zarontin . Do remember the statistics re AEDs. Once one med...

  27. Please give advice, my 3 year old, I am worried to death....
    ... learning, attitude changes, etc, he has been on zarontin since the get go. once we found a neuro she had put ... nother story... :D he seemes to be doing good on the zarontin . at first he had some side affect siezures but once...

  28. Epilepsy and Pregnancy
    ... since I was 10. I was on Phenobarb, Dilantin and Zarontin when I fell pregant, :) not a good combination. I...

  29. hi everyone, just thought i would touch base a little
    ... i am having with him is i cant get him to take the zarontin aymore. he is supposed to be taking 2 1/2 tsp twice...

  30. Lots of new names around, Roll Call anyone??
    ... since we have had him on the medications, he is on zarontin , 2 1/2 tsp. twice a day, he has been doing very well...

  31. hid pediatrician is going to keep gage on ......: )
    ... seeing breakthrough episodes, he is good on the dose of zarontin that he is at now. and if we do have more breakthroughs...
    ... Pittsburg only if things change! I sure hope the Zarontin keeps doing well and that he will outgrow it all....

  32. he has started wetting the bed, arew these part of siezures?
    ... weeks away. bums me out a little. he is still on the zarontin two tsp. twice a day. and i think he is adjusted...
    ... weeks away. bums me out a little. he is still on the zarontin two tsp. twice a day. and i think he is adjusted...

  33. Night terrors / epilepsy
    ... part of them and im not hearing him. gage was put on zarontin at first and we tried topomax but he wouldnt take ... . now he is back on the zarontin and everyting seems to be going backwards. im not...

  34. Epilepsy and Pregnancy
    ... I was on Zarontin before wanting to have a child. My doctor switched...

  35. Ignorance of some neuro nurses...i need to vent
    ... a little. we have been keeping Gage on the liquid zarontin instead of the topomax sprinkles because he wouldnt...

  36. we got Gage's second EEG results back today
    ... not sure how bad it was. told me to keep him on the zarontin and keep his appt. with the neuro on the 25th and...

  37. can you get used to "E" meds and they not work anymore?
    ... monthly bloodwork would scar him for life. if the zarontin isnt working im afraid that is what she will put him...

  38. ethosuximide
    ... Roman] my 13 year old daughter is currently on zarontin for petit mal seizures, 3 years now. I'm considering ... effects there are. She has not really had any with the zarontin ....
    ... disorder. i thought this was the generic name for zarontin . they tried him on topomax sprinkles but he refused...
    ... disorder. i thought this was the generic name for zarontin . they tried him on topomax sprinkles but he refused ... was the same med just generic. Etho. is gen. for zarontin , it would save me about $42.00 a month to switch,...

  39. "brain shaking"
    ... never even thought of epilepsy. they put him right on zarontin , and then on to topomax, which he refuses to take...
    ... never even thought of epilepsy. they put him right on zarontin , and then on to topomax, which he refuses to take...

  40. I thought i was a goner on here.....
    ... to him. maybe they can do a higher dosage of the zarontin instead of the monthly blood work one...who knows...

  41. i cant get him to take his meds
    ... topomax and we are in the process of weaning him off of zarontin and onto topomax. we increase one and decrease the...

  42. sensory intergration dysfunction
    ... real hard time getting him to do it. i even had the zarontin flavored like watermelon, and i still have the hardest...

Neurology board

  1. Neurologist Leaves Little Room For Positive Thinking *Sigh*...
    ... first in my grade three elementary class). I was on Zarontin (I think) for a couple years with no trouble, and...

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) board

  1. tegretol(carbamazepine) carcinogenic?
    ... Clozaril), dicumarol, doxycycline (Doryx), ethosuximide ( Zarontin ), haloperidol (Haldol), lamotrigine (Lamictal), methsuximid...