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epileptic seizure, occasionally referred to as a fit, is defined as a transient symptom of "abnormal excessive or synchronous ne...
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Epilim vs Phenobarbital

Epilim
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Phenobarbital
Other name: Epilim Chrono (Epilim Chrono)
Other name: Luminal (Luminal)
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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 ...
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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. ...
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Weight Gain
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Dizzy
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Hair Loss
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Drowsy
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Weight Loss
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Insomnia
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Nausea
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Withdrawal
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Sleepy
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Rash
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Addiction
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Depression
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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 ...
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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. ...
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's now on Phenobarbital and Sodium Valporate (Epilim). I'...
" ...My son is newly diagnosed with epilepsy with no actual cause ...4 months old. He's being on Vigabatrin, Pyrodoxine, Biotin and Phenobarbital, but to no avail. He's now on Phenobarbital and Sodium... "

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the childrens and was given phenobarbital and it was a big...
" my son was one when he had his first fit and was put on epilim and now he is 6 and is on two more. he went to the childrens and was given phenobarbital and it was a big... "

brain.hastypastry.net
... i have been on ... phenobarb ( 1982 to 1992) Tegretol f...
" Hi Gina i took phenobarb from 1982 til 1992 when i had my first ...again .... i have been on ... phenobarb ( 1982 to 1992) ...with the tegretol i was placed on Epilim (can't remember the duration... "

Dewi,I was on phenobarbital as a kid too.My parents also ign...
" Dewi, I was on phenobarbital as a kid too. My parents also ignored the ...how I managed it. But phenobarbital can cause hyperactivity in children ...energy Disapeared when they switched me to Epilim... "

www.circleofmoms.com
is awesome. she was on epilim and phenobarb for almost...
" that is awesome. she was on epilim and phenobarb for almost 10mths,changing how much etc. epilim level never reached and damaged ...liver. now using keppra and... "

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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... "

forum.alzheimers.org.uk
on? John takes epilim , phenobarbital and carbamazepine...
" ...all good What tablets is Robert on? John takes epilim , phenobarbital and carbamazepine . Xxxx Sent from my iPhone using... "

www.circleofmoms.com
Epilim & weaning off Phenobarb but will add another...
" My daughter has infantile spasms & is on Topamax, Epilim & weaning off Phenobarb but will add another 1... "

www.remedyspot.com
on't know about phenobarb, but our dietician told us w...
" 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 there any... "

www.healingwell.com
i was about 13. was on phenobarbital till i was 18 and had...
" ...all you members that take epilim. I was diagnosed with ...i was about 13. was on phenobarbital till i was 18 ...had sizures. Then the neurologist changed my medication to Epilim and since then i... "

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