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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of trileptal oral.

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Condition: Other
3/10/2008 9:32:36 PM

Reviewer: Angie, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
daughter had seizures taking this.Was given this for hyper activity.Was in hospital for 3 days..

Condition: Other
3/1/2008 9:11:35 PM

Reviewer: Morning, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I take it for Bipolar disorder along with Lexapro. Seems to work. I do have hair loss--but it is not from the medication. I have had it for years since having kids. I do think some people are more prone to hair loss. It is part of aging. This drug does work. Do I want to take drugs like this--of course not. For those of us with spouses and kids--our spouses and kids should not suffer wit ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
2/13/2008 1:19:13 PM

Reviewer: In Fall River MA, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
My doctor gave me this medication to treat depression. I do not see any information on using this medication for that reason. Something is working but its hard to tell what exactly because I am on a few different medications.

Condition: Other
2/9/2008 9:01:52 AM

Reviewer: vmw, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
I have been on Trileptal for 8 years to treat bi-polar disorder. I have had only two side effects... double vision, and wakefulness. The double vision occurs when I am over tired, and is easily corrected by wearing my glasses. The wakefulness has been a bit of a problem, as I feel I am not getting a full night's rest. I wake between 3-4 times a night. Other than that, it has been a very h ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Other
2/8/2008 11:36:14 AM

Reviewer: jennifer, 25-34 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i have been diagnosed with epilepsy

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