Dilantin

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Other names: Phenytoin, Phenytek
Method of use: Injection, Pill
Prescribing mode: Rx
Phenytoin sodium is a commonly used antiepileptic. Phenytoin (f& number 339 nit'oin, IPA) acts to suppress the abnormal brain activit...
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Dilantin for Seizures
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Dilantin and Barbiturate

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ll now he has been on dilantin for 15 years and has re...
" ...turned out to be his barbiturate sleeping pill now he has been on dilantin for 15 years and has remained seziure free on dilantin levels 2.3, he stopped the sleeping pill the day dilantin was... "

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diffrence. Well I have taken Dilantin for these attacks, it...
" ...the diffrence. Well I have taken Dilantin for these attacks, it does ...them down, unnoticably. But the Dilantin I'm taking is my stepdad's. Later i may talk to my pdoc about which medication should I... "

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l now he has been on dilantin for 15 years and has rem...
" ...pill now he has been on dilantin for 15 years and has remained seziure free on dilantin levels 2.3, he stopped the sleeping pill the day dilantin was started went to the ...could he have been... "

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45 days. i currently take dilantin(100mg 2 in the morning 1...
" ...he informed me i has Barbiturate's in my system. I don't ...45 days. i currently take dilantin(100mg 2 in the morning 1 ...understand how i would have Barbiturate's in my system. i have... "

ll now he has been on dilantin for 15 years and has re...
" ...pill now he has been on dilantin for 15 years and has remained seziure free on dilantin levels 2.3, he stopped the sleeping pill the day dilantin was started went to the ...could he have been... "

a barbiturate (phenobarbitol). So it's very unusual th...
" ...especially weird and unpredictable. The most common drug prescribed worldwide to control seizures is a barbiturate (phenobarbitol). So it's very unusual ...son. As for the low Dilantin level -- I had... "

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ere thought of. Hence dilantin. I had suggested a doctor co...
" ...seizures were thought of. Hence dilantin. I had suggested a doctor ...wrong treatment. Some intern gives dilantin 4.2 & no one looks ...show up - it's a barbiturate.] You may have had trouble... "

hat mean im epileptic on dilantin but levels never went h...
" ...if i had 2 seizures when i was teen does that mean im epileptic on dilantin but levels never went higher ...i am told that the barbiturate could have spiked the EEG. ...sleeping med after 2nd i was 16 then... "

19 years of use, that Dilantin works almost the same as...
" ...and go SLOWWWWW. I'm going to start my Dilantin taper hopefully tomorrow using the ...AFTER 19 years of use, that Dilantin works almost the same as a BARBITURATE. I had no idea that ...seizure med was like... "

0s was given a barbiturate for sleep a strong dose the ne...
" ...my teen in the 90s was given a barbiturate for sleep a strong dose the next morning we ...if the seizures stopped due to that or the dilantin however dilantin levels are only 2.3 never... "

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