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    Condition: Epileptic Seizure
    9/5/2008 7:43:13 AM

    Reviewer: help, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I have had epilepsy for over 20yrs. In the begining this drug was very effective I belive. But as time went by we have misscaried five babies. Found out that I have autoimune disorder. ANA, and Antipospholipits. My head is in a fog alot of the time now. I now have middle nerve left and right arm damage along with a second nerve in the left arm. Nero dr doesn't knw why. tingling the whole right ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Epileptic Seizure
    8/28/2008 2:18:44 PM

    Reviewer: Shonni Tidwell, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I have been on Tegretol XR for 20 years,it was working and I was feeling like a pharmacy, so I asked if there was something else besides medications, and there is a Vagal Nerve Stimulator and I have been seizure free for 9 years,Before the doctors put me on tegretol XR they had me on Regular Tegretol since I was 18 until I was 25,and now it is the Tegretol XR

    Condition: Epileptic Seizure
    8/26/2008 6:56:17 PM

    Reviewer: 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 3

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Be forwarned- this prescription medication has been associated with cases of drug-induced Lupis, a serious autoimmune disorder. I was prescribed Tegretol to treat a diagnosis of complex partial seizure. Dosage was increased multiple times to control break-through seizures. Now also have an autoimmune disorder. Do research before taking any drug, prescription or otherwise!

    Condition: Epileptic Seizure
    8/3/2008 3:14:25 PM

    Reviewer: gchavo, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    I've been on this treatment for awhile now, at this stage in my life i have gone through some side effects that really changed the way my life style. 1: my sex life really sucks, i lost my 6 yr relationship with my common law wife, 2: I did have that hair loss problem as well, I now look like my father did, 3: I have been feeling worthless, depressed, had plenty of bruises on my body that I ne ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Epileptic Seizure
    7/10/2008 2:47:14 PM

    Reviewer: edbudd, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 10 years or more (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    tegretol has controlled my seizures for 12yrs.sometimes i feel fatiged.have problems with sun exposer.overall has kept working.

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