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Epilim

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Other Names: Epilim Chrono   Valproic Acid   Depakene   Depacon

Phenobarbital

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Other Names: Luminal
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Based on 7,442 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 12,119 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Sodium valproate (International Nonproprietary Name) or valproate sodium (United States Adopted Name) is the sodium salt of valproic acid and is an anticonvulsant used in the treatment of epilepsy and bipolar disorder, as well as other psychiatric ... Read more on Wikipedia
Phenobarbital (International Nonproprietary Name) or phenobarbitone (former British Approved Name) is a barbiturate, first marketed as Luminal by Bayer. It is the most widely used anticonvulsant worldwide, and the oldest still commonly used. ... Read more on Wikipedia
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By John Niet-Meyer
August 8, 2014
John Niet-Meyer wrote
Epilim and Taurine
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By Phillip
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RLS and Epilim
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By niekie
October 6, 2013
niekie wrote
epilim:cognitive
Hello nieki,
At 67 years I have gone back to university and it is because of Epilim the Hospital gave me [without knowledge or permission] in 2005 that I have to rehabilitate my brain every morning when I wake.
Try a teaspoon of dissolved TAURINE every day and report on how you recover that long lost "focus".
Thank you in expectation.
john
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What patients are saying about Epilim vs. Phenobarbital

32 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
He's now on Phenobarbital and Sodium Valporate (Epilim)....
...is newly diagnosed with epilepsy with no ...old. He's being on Vigabatrin, Pyrodoxine, Biotin and Phenobarbital, but to no avail. He's now on Phenobarbital and Sodium Valporate (Epilim). I'm ver...
.... i have been on ... phenobarb ( 1982 to 1992) Tegretol...
Hi Gina i took phenobarb from 1982 til 1992 when ...again .... i have been on ... phenobarb ( 1982 to 1992) ...with the tegretol i was placed on Epilim (can't remember the duration...
was started ( He was on a 90mg dose and was nearly comatose...
...Valproate (Epilim) 5ml ...February.  He was on phenobarbital early on in this whole ordeal but it was weaned shortly after it was started ( He was on a 90mg dose and was nearly comatose!!!)  I p...
for macula degeneration of her eyes. She is on epilim and...
...on a dose of anti-oxidants for macula degeneration of her eyes. She is on epilim and phenobar...
Don't know about phenobarb, but our dietician told us...
Jenn, Don't know about phenobarb, but our dietician told us ...not change the 'brand' of epilim (depakote) or nitrazepam that is ...Hill in NZ change in phenobarb manufacturers Is t...
when i was about 13. was on phenobarbital till i was 18 and...
...valpric acid (epilim) Hi I am ...members that take epilim. I was ...was about 13. was on phenobarbital till i was 18 and had sizures. Then the neurologist changed my medication to Epilim and...
Braith is on a combination of Epilim, Topomax,Phenobarb, &...
...Michelle Braith is on a combination of Epilim, Topomax,Phenobarb, & Rivotrol. We have ...is still having 8 to 10 seizures a day. ...Apparently the neuro in Newcastle were going to try Keppra...
this month.  He is on 5ml of phenobarbital twice a day.  He...
...month.  He is on 5ml of phenobarbital twice a day.  ...history of sz? Have you noticed any side effects from the Epilim?  I have another son ...months old.  Yahoo has some great groups for ep...
ago, and I was taking Phenobarb and Phenotoin at the time....
...question on Gigi's thread about Epilim and the BBC. I had ...years ago, and I was taking Phenobarb and Phenotoin at the time. Jon is good and healthy, no epilepsy at all. One thing...
6 months ands then went onto epilim and Camabazipam, all of...
...on phenobarbital for about 6 months ands then went onto epilim and ...on Keppra which is the first drug which has worked! She is only having 1 seizure every week now which is amazing compared...
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