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dilantin for migraines

A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
The treatments: you describe are dramatic and not commonly available. I have had migraines and know the severity of pain. I suggest that you see a neurologist and be ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience Family Medicine
Jeff24, get help: I see that you posted many questions all related to your "seizure" which you may have had 14 yrs ago. Despite multiple answers from different docs, yo ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Julian Bragg
16 years experience Neurology
Short and long term: The most common reactions in the short term are nausea, sedation, and ataxia (difficulty with coordination). Over long periods of use, however, Dilan ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Many: Most characteristic is dizziness, gait imbalance, incoordination, eye nystagmus causing objects to jump, but may see a bit of nausea, even confusion, ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicholas Nomicos
Specializes in General Practice
Probable hoax: Despite the internet stories, aspartame does not appear on any official list of ingredients for dilantin. The allegations referred to in internet sto ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Dilantin Effects: Following side effects dizziness, drowsiness, headache, vomiting, trouble sleeping, nervousness severe allergic reaction, bone pain, irritability, s ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
28 years experience Family Medicine
No: There are a lot of medications that grapefruit can interact with, but Dilantin is not one of them. If you are on multiple medications, it is always a ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
Please clarify: Not reacting as quickly to what?
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Dilantin: Dilsntin is available as Dilantin sodium.As such it does not deplete sodium. It can however, cause osteoporosis or hypothyroidism among other side eff ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience Neurology
Dilantin Toxicity: Overdose or toxicity with Dilantin presents with altered brain function - encephalopathy, ataxia or in coordination of the limbs and trunk, nystagmus, ... Read More

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