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  1. 2nd time posting... still undiagnosed and just getting more frusterated..
    ... since september, ive been on, Carbatrol, Tegretol, Zonegran , Lamictal, Nortriptyline, Lexapro, and Sinequan. Some...

General Health board

  1. Pain in legs, feet, and butt.
    ... have been taking Plaquenil and Lexapro for Lupus, and Zonegran for chronic daily headaches. I think I am pregnant...

Pain Management board

  1. A Change in my Pain Management Plan
    ... of oxycodone for break-through pain and 100 mg. of Zonegran for nerve pain for the past 10 months or so. Several ... the dose of methadone I'm on and my feeling that the Zonegran wasn't doing a thing for my nerve pain. After lots...

  2. phantom limb pain
    ... of the side effects. But I am taking a drug called Zonegran (zonisamide) and it is used to treat partial seizures ... that increase my appetite that would cancel out the zonegran 's effect. Anyway, I think it has helped my pain....

  3. Calling all Topamax Users (topiramate)
    ... was taking 180 mg. per day). I told him that the Zonegran that I had been taking for nerve pain wasn't doing...

  4. I quit lyrica

  5. Zonegran and depression
    ... Hi KathyMac...the zonegran definitely affected my appetite to the point that...

  6. Topamax for back pain
    ... that is supposed to be "like" Neurontin. It's called Zonegran . I take 3 100 mg. capsules at night and I should...

  7. Considering Neurontin - your experiences ?
    ... balance. My doctor now has me on something called Zonegran 300 mg. at nightime. The doc told me it is an alternative...

  8. help
    ... 900 mg of nurontine (spelling wrong) then it was zonegran both of these with doxapin 100 mg at bed time had...

  9. Dexalone?
    ... can get my pain stablized. I've used neurontin and zonegran before butthe side-effects for both of them were too...

  10. Anyone ever hear of "Zonegran" (seizure med.) for pain management???
    ... take an advil or any other OTC anti-inflammatory. Zonegran is supposed to have few side effects than some of...
    ... My wife was just prescribed Zonegran for her chronic neck pain. She goes to the same PM ... me but is seeing a different doctor. They gave her Zonegran and Ultracet instead of the Darvocet and Flexeril ... down to one pill a day and then stopped. I hope the Zonegran shows more potential for your son's pain. I'm not ... with time and he'll stat to see some benefit from the Zonegran or perhaps the doc will try another pain med. Good...
    ... pain management, especially when nerves are involved. Zonegran is said to "not be related to other anti-seizure medication...
    ... My pm dr tried me on zonegran after an unsuccessful attempt at using neurontin. ... I couldn't use the zonegran either. Too many bad side effects, irriatablity, ... dr weaned me from it. The pm dr later told me that zonegran was low down on the list of preferred anti-seizure...

  11. MSContin advice needed
    ... MSIR + Midrin + Pamelor + Zoloft + Zonegran + Ultram are as follows: Major Interaction...

  12. Topamax and Keppra
    ... wouldnt be the case, however Ive done the Neurontin, Zonegran , gotten to the peak of the Topa that I can go-- so...

  13. Help With Methadone Increase
    ... Methadone 10 mgs. twice daily, a total of 20 mgs. and Zonegran for the nerve pain. I have asked him to up the Methadone...
    ... Methadone 10 mgs. twice daily, a total of 20 mgs. and Zonegran for the nerve pain. I have asked him to up the Methadone...

Rare Disorders board

  1. Results of Spinal Tap? Pseudotumor Cerebri?
    ... start Diamox but I have a sulfa allergy, he than said Zonegran , but the pharmacists called and told me no cause of...

Sleep Disorders board

  1. Zonegram for sleep?
    ... someone could help me out. My Rheumatologist gave me Zonegran to help me get a better quality of sleep. When he...

Back Problems board

  1. Meds Question
    ... I use something called Zonegran for nerve 600mg a day 300 mg am and 300 mg pm no real...

  2. Meds for neuropathy/radiculopathy
    ... ) Thanks for the info. I've been on Topamax, Zonegran & Keppra. HORRIBLE reaction to Topamax & poor results...

  3. Keppra side effect???
    ... degeneration of 3 or 4 discs. I've been on Topamax & Zonegran for the resultant radiculopathy (nerve pain), but...

  4. Instead Of Neurontin???
    ... My Pain Management doctor put me on Zonegran . I had tried neurontin, elavil and depakote without ... any luck. The Zonegran has done fairly well for my leg pain however, I can...

  5. How many on Topamax?
    ... taste changes w/ others, abdominal pain w/ all but Zonegran , and another REALLY annoying one...smelling an "unwashed...

  6. Just found out something from Neuro, I was never told!!!!
    ... also have been on Keppra... it did nothing... and Zonegran , it made my skin hypersensitive, made my pain more...

  7. Lower back pain stiffness upon waking
    ... anything...Oh yeah, Have tried Neurontin, Keppra, and Zonegran for the nerve pain... but had to be removed because...

  8. Any of ya'll taken Zonegran??
    ... Rose, I have not heard of Zonegran . I have taken neurontin tho. It didnt do anything...
    ... reply.... You reminded me, that is another thing, this Zonegran is giving me horrible heartburn too....I definately...

  9. Pain is starting to get worse!!!!
    ... that now he is going to try me on a new med called Zonegran ... same concept as Neurontin, and Keppra..... and ... because it knocks me out, and I havent started the Zonegran , the pharmacy was out of it and wont have it until...
    ... Just wanted to say good luck, and I hope the Zonegran helps you. My doc put me on it for a little while...

  10. 1st setback since L5-S1 discectomy 10 weeks ago.
    ... depends on time now.... so we are trying a drug called Zonegran .... and continuing Vicodin.....and he says now giving...

  11. back problems
    ... Narcotic Pain Meds (Vicodin) , and Nerve Medication ( Zonegran ) is my latest one.... he says that basically I take...

  12. Bulging disk with nerve damage
    ... .. so he says we will try a new medication called Zonegran ...its another antiseizure med... and continue my Vicodin...

  13. What are us back problem people taking for meds?
    ... pain..... Now my PM Doc has perscribed a drug called Zonegran ... it works on the same line as the Keppra, and Neurontin...

  14. Post Fusion Problems????
    ... leg pain came back....I have been taking medicine ( Zonegran ) for this for about 3 weeks now which has done wonders...

  15. TAZMN, Jettsmom, Carl....(the gang)....how is everyone???
    ... stuff I've ever had!! But now the doc switched me to ZONEGRAN which is working wonders. It doesn't mess with my...

  16. withdrawls from neurontin?????
    ... neurontin...which gave me horrible side effects...to zonegran . i am now on my second day of the new medicine, but...
    ... best of luck on getting off that crap! I hope the zonegran works for you. I've tried a lot of new drugs since...
    ... starting some medications too, and one of them was Zonegran . I wish you the best of success, but take it slow...

  17. Hi, I'm a newbi, done the caudel and epidural blocks. Whats next?
    ... hernia. Nerve damage down both legs. They have me on Zonegran 200mgs and Vioxx. What is next????? [img]http:/...

  18. ABOUT NEURONTIN
    ... weeks ago put me on a newer med. like Neurontin called Zonegran . I got up to 400mg. I started at 100 and every two ... weeks increased it by 100 (1 pill). Zonegran didn't cause memory problems but it had other side...

  19. About meds
    ... there going to try me on a new medicine, Its called Zonegran , I was just wondering if any was has taken this? I...
    ... Sassy~ WOW! Some else besides me will be taking Zonegran YAHOO! So far I am the only one I know who has been...

  20. One year post op doing well
    ... 28th of July and he put me on a new med. It's called Zonegran it's like Neurontin. I'm still trying to get used...

  21. Oliver-Dove(fellow thoracicies)/Neuro Visit/ Good and Bad
    ... to see what meds we take next. Right now I take zonegran and ultracet and sonata. I got a funny feeling that...

Foot & Ankle Problems board

  1. Nerve Pain Post-Surgery
    ... of Topamax, but had none in the office, so gave me Zonegran . Got home, looked up Zonegran and discovered it was ... Told the dr. (nicely) about the mistake giving me Zonegran when I am deathly allergic to sulfa drugs and gave...
    ... the prescribing info sheet from the manufacturer on Zonegran (that I got from my pharmacist). And gently point ... out the first contraindication listed is “ Zonegran is not right for everyone. You should not take Zonegran...

Brain & Head Injury board

  1. Brain injury affects
    ... ordered. I've taken anti-convulsants--Topamax, Zonegran & others-for migraine prevention, but since last TBi...

Brain & Nervous System Disorders board

  1. 16 year old son diagnosed! Please Help
    ... long as he takes his medicine. She prescribed him Zonegran . I researched it on the internet and that medicine...

  2. Pseudotumor Cerebri? Spinal Tap Results???
    ... start Diamox but I have a sulfa allergy, he than said Zonegran , but the pharmacists called and told me no cause of...

Epilepsy board

  1. How often do seizures occur?
    ... coming ever day for Tripp sometimes as many as 6.The Zonegran has stopped those but now he is having the CPS and...
    ... much of Z and Keppra are you taking? Tripp is on Zonegran 400mg daily taking it as 200mg am and 200mg pm. He...
    ... take 3,000 Keppra (1,500 mgs 2x a day) and 300 mgs Zonegran . I take the Zonegran all at once, at bedtime. If this...

  2. need answers PLEASE
    ... you all he is on.... Depokate 750mg 3 times a day, Zonegran 200mg morning and 200 mg night.....also colonazepam...
    ... been on it (do you know)? That was my problem with Zonegran . It caused me to lose nearly 1/4 of my weight in...
    ... opposing directions (oil and water at the same time). Zonegran is within the range for dose. 400/day is the run...

  3. Epilepsy and donating blood?
    ... you taking?" she would ask...then, "And how much Zonegran do you take daily?" then I would be put back on hold...

  4. Tripp and his video EEG
    ... changing his meds....going off the Lyrica and trying Zonegran along with the Depokote he is already on. He will ... the best way to reduce the Lyrica and how to add the Zonegran . He said that there are two news meds for seizures...

  5. My husband is switching meds, how long should he not drive?
    ... potential of Dilantin causing the problems I had with Zonegran , or the body reacting from the drop of medication...
    ... problems before with it when we tried getting me on Zonegran (That didn't last for a month) weight dropped, levels ... range. We were going to try dropping Dilantin after Zonegran was up to level. That never happened. SO to avoid...

  6. Disabled son and seizures
    ... process. They tried Depakote, Dilantin, Lamictal, Zonegran , Phenobarbital generics. Pretty much the whole gambit...

  7. taking a huge risk by switching medication NEED MORE INFO PLEASe
    ... newer formulation of it. As for starting up on Zonegran , usually the doctors bump us (the patients) 100mg ... but don't know . When I was on Z (what I call Zonegran shorthand) I lost substantial weight while still eating ... from doctors (or pharmacist!) about side effects for Zonegran or Lamictal. Is it worth changing and not knowing...
    ... if the side-effects are too bothersome, we'll try Zonegran . He said Zonegran, although not as effective as Lyrica...

  8. Side effects of Zonegran
    ... Hi, I was told that Zonegran and Topamax are extremely similiar meds. I am on ... drugs. I believe Travis on the board here was on Zonegran and lost alot of weight on Z, and switched to Topamax ... the Topamax. But I'm considering switching over to Zonegran because my hair has been falling out, it's a known...
    ... what I read said it only happens in 3% of people with zonegran . And it said not to take with other sleep drugs as...
    ... dropped one pill, I still was toxic. We then dropped Zonegran in 3 days cold turkey Doctors orders. I was still...
    ... i lost some weight on zonegran as well. i was already skinny to start out and kept...

  9. How long does it take?
    ... We have tried so many combos with Tegretol such as Zonegran , Lamictal,pheno,topomax and now we are on Depokate...

  10. FDA Warning re AED's
    ... Depakote ER, Depakene, Depacon) Zonisamide (marketed as Zonegran ) * Some of these drugs are also available in generic...

  11. New Dilantin
    ... quick comparison for pill looks; it looks a LOT like Zonegran with the exception of the identifiers. Half white...

  12. Zonisamide or Lamotrigine?
    ... medication for both of us, but everyone is different... Zonegran was a fairly good one for him if it was NAME BRAND ... regain the control, dealing with the mood issues!~ Zonegran can have some cognitive slowing, but we did not have ... increase, but they always settle down after he adjusts. Zonegran is on our list to try again if Topamax does not work...
    ... My comment on Zonegran would be it depends on how it works for you. In my ... weightloss aspects where topamax effects the mind, and Zonegran increases the bodies burning of fats or foods to get...

  13. weight n AEMds....
    ... loss and I became toxic. Needless to say I wasn't on Zonegran for very long. Now on Topamax it makes the mind...

  14. Thought of another grand mal is CRIPPLING
    ... medication has been hard to adjust to. He started w/ Zonegran which made him extremely fatigued, depressed, nauseas ... him his first migraine in years. He stayed on the Zonegran because he was comfortably numb. At his last appt ... be the one. He is 2 wks into a 4 wk transition from Zonegran to Lamictal. He does have some nausea, low appetite...

  15. Epilepsy without seizures?
    ... of the other health issues I have, so, he gave me Zonegran , and is sending me for an MRI, with and without contrast...

  16. Side effects of TOPAMAX
    ... the 'new' ones I've tried. I haven't tried Lamictal, Zonegran , or some of the others, but I also don't do well on...

  17. anyone feel jittery on zonegran?
    ... least on a weekly basis? Z (sorry, my shorthand for Zonegran ) is well known for (causing) weightloss. In my case ... was the effects of that other med that I felt, not Zonegran . However being that I had just started Z, that was ... So I am not a good person to hand out advice on Zonegran . --Travis...

  18. Anyone taking Keppra
    ... Phenobarbital, Lamictal, Dilantin, Topamax, Depakote, Zonegran . (all but Topa has been in the past)... Meds effect...

  19. new medication? never heard of
    ... tabs, 5 sided, score line) There is Zonisamide; Zonegran is the brand name. (red one side and white the other...
    ... reduced. --Travis Good luck on finding other Zonegran users....
    ... i was on zonegran and didnt have a very good experience, thats not to...
    ... Hi, I was/am taking zonisamide or zonegran (maxed at 400mg), i found that it caused my simple...
    ... want to go on Carbatrol but instead wanted to try Zonegran . See, I had the NERVE to do research on Carbatrol ... t like what I read re; side-effects. He said that Zonegran is less effective than Carbatrol when it comes to ... So we're at a stalemate. I wish you luck on the Zonegran , though! Me, I'm just seizing as usual with the Keppra...
    ... Zonegran / Zonisamide - 500 mg (200 am / 300 pm) one of my...

  20. On Lamictal and have a weird question
    ... Pancreatitas. Since then (2005) - I have been on Zonegran , Topamax, and now finally Lamictal (300 mg's per day...

  21. I think Keppra has stolen my husband and ruined my 19 year marriage
    ... on Depakote and Tegretol but was later changed to Zonegran and Keppra. I have to admit, the Keppra really changed ... Zyprexa which has done wonders. He is currently on Zonegran (200 mg), carbotrol(1000 mg), lamictal(200 mg) and...

  22. Odd Question ie. topamax/klonopin
    ... know of) and was put on a wonderful medication called Zonegran . I took it for like 2 years. I had symptoms that they ... have that condition. Anyways, the side effect of Zonegran is weightloss. So you might talk to your doc about...

  23. Some Help Please
    ... for absence szs. theres lamictal, topamax, keppra, zonegran . depakote is supposed to be really good for absence ... seizure control vs. side effects. i know topamax and and zonegran make you lose weight. i lost a lot of weight on zonegran...

  24. dilantin vs. phenytoin
    ... Dilantin I was being introduced to Topamax. They tried Zonegran 3 months before (similar drug to Topa) and that flopped...

  25. Keppra Question
    ... using Keppra and switch. I was using it along with Zonegran ( 200 mg in morning, 200 mg at night) My prescribed...

  26. Seizure Questions
    ... tegretol but he then switched me to topamax, lamictal, zonegran and none of them worked. i threw in there that i thought ... wrong med for the type of seizures i have. after the zonegran i was put on depakote. i really didnt want to go on...

  27. New to this Board
    ... miscarriages common? 2) My wife is taking Lamictal and Zonegran right now. The Zonegran has some MAJOR side effects...
    ... can deplete calcium it is a REALLY good idea. Yes, ZOnegran can really decrease appetite!! My daughter was on...

  28. change of meds
    ... some. I'm taking 3000mg Keppra, 600mg Lamictal, 400mg Zonegran and 300mg Dilantin. I've been on this comination for...

  29. Topamax ?
    ... started the Topamax to avoid problems like I had with Zonegran a couple of months prior; we didn't want that to happen...
    ... Hi. I was put on Topamax after Zonegran and both doses were 300mg's - I began to loose the ... weight on Zonegran ... You could put my favorite food in front of and ... and try Lamictal or something else. Don't let it be Zonegran though. That was hell getting on - I felt so sick...
    ... months or so. Get the hell off of it and stay away from Zonegran too. It does the same thing! I finally am on Lamictal...

  30. Low B12 and Topomax?
    ... appetite suppresent at all really. & I have been through Zonegran , Topomax, & my first, Depakote. I must warn you...

  31. depression and seizure meds
    ... He is taking me off the keppra and I'm going on to zonegran . It was between zonegran and lamictal, but we went ... with zonegran because of the slow titration time with lamictal, ... a shrink. The other attractive element of the zonegran is the weight loss. I could certainly use some help ... but generally doesn't cause weight loss. So the zonegran sounded like a good choice. Plus, I'm sure that the ... ll just have to wait and see if the lexapro and the zonegran can play nicely with each other....

  32. Depokate
    ... FIND THE RIGHT MED. FOR ME SINCE. I DON'T RECOMMEND ZONEGRAN OR TOPAMAX BECAUSE THEY CAUSE SVERE APPETITE SUPPRESSANTCY...

  33. problems sleeping?
    ... for sleep problems. I also take Dilantin,Keppra and Zonegran . After a few months and adjusting the times I take...


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