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    Condition: Epileptic Seizure
    3/15/2012 11:03:11 PM

    Reviewer: Kodiak8, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Caregiver)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 4

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    Dilantin was effective in decreasing seizures however when combined with Cipro the combination went near lethal leaving person totally fogged and stoned and was told if we had continued taking them it could have killed.

    Condition: Epileptic Seizure
    12/6/2011 7:19:14 PM

    Reviewer: kathy, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 3

    Comment:
    The good thing is that I haven't had any seizures while taking Dilantin. However I do have problems with memory, confusion (so frustrating!!)and tremors. Also I find that I randomly "tip" when walking and drop/knock things over, such as a glass of milk, etc. Kind of like parts of me are coming apart. Originally I had a ton of bone pain in the long bones, but my doctor switched m ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Epileptic Seizure
    11/29/2011 11:00:04 AM

    Reviewer: Doreen, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 2

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 3

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    I take 500mg of Dilantin, 600mg of Lamictal and 300mg of Vimpat daily. I still have seizures?

    Condition: Epileptic Seizure
    8/7/2011 5:19:27 PM

    Reviewer: chrisrand3377@aol.com, 45-54 Male 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 SEIZURE FREE FOR ALMOST 14YEARS AND THAT IS A LONG TIME.

    Condition: Epileptic Seizure
    8/5/2011 7:10:35 AM

    Reviewer: ladyvulcan, 19-24 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    did not help at all. now trying tegeratol.

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