Vimpat

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Vimpat for Seizures
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Eventually, I will transition to taking just Vimpat. Maybe...
" ...For many years I used Trileptal (600 mg) and Lyrica ...to a new med called Vimpat (100mg ) along with the ...seem to be aware of Vimpat. Eventually, I will transition to taking just Vimpat. Maybe it can be... "

and it's time to try an alternative? I had 4 years of total...
" ...developed a resistance to lamotrigine and it's time to try an alternative? I had 4 years of total control with a keppra/lamotrigine combo, but eventually a combination of drug resistance and... "

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dications that are that don't have as bad side affects....
" ...wants me to add Vimpat to the mix. I am concerned about adding a third medication. What I have read about this medication hasn't been very encouraging. Are there other medications that are that... "

except for Vimpat & my seizures still aren't under control...
" ...my life. I think I've tried them all except for Vimpat & my seizures still aren't under control. Every time I try ...to my neurologist he put me on neurontin but did tell me ...I would start looking at... "

Been on Vimpat it since spring this year but must admit did...
" Been on Vimpat it since spring this year ...on the sodium channels, I think something else is needed. Frisium seems to work but do not want ...my neurologist for a GABA alternative of Tegretol. Coming... "

lamotrigine and up onto vimpat (I also take keppra 1000mg...
" ...mention. I've been on lamotrigine (250mg twice daily) for over ten years and still have insomnia and extremely vivid dreams/nightmares. I'm currently slowly titrating ...off lamotrigine and up onto... "

e been taking vimpat 400mg per day since feb 2010.It i...
" Hi Scott Ive been taking vimpat 400mg per day since feb ...tegretol and trileptal I prefer vimpat by a long way - ...that it is a reasonable alternative to what you are currently... "

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ear. If you mention Vimpat to any epileptologist they will g...
" ...last year. If you mention Vimpat to any epileptologist they will ...to consider VNS as an alternative. Yet, since I have not ...3) If you are taking Keppra with a VNS implant,... "

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amictal, and my doctor wants to add Vimpat to the mix. I ha...
" I am currently on 2000 mg Keppra, 450 mg Lamictal, and my doctor wants to add Vimpat to the mix. I have ...in petit mal seizures. I am also doing research into alternative therapies like special... "

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e saying Vimpat, along with the Dilantin is not great for...
" ...subsequent seizure I am now on Phenytoin & Lamotrigine.  I have ...been informed both from my consultant, epilepsy nurse & GP that ...on here we can suggest alternative medication but with what you are... "

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