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What medicine can I take for a cold with Dilantin and Tegretol

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Dr. Peter Glusker
46 years experience Neurology
Drug interactions: Pretty much all the ingredients in the over the counter cold medications have some interaction with Dilantin and/or tegretol, including increased live ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Need much more info: Your question is complex. It's possible that PNES is an additional diagnosis though NEURONTIN does not have a reputation for being a very robust drug ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
Typically : Typically kerosene ingestion does not cause epilepsy. Drinking kerosene causes vomiting, difficulty breathing and serious problems with the lungs. W ... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Pharmacist : Your pharmacist has a database of possible drug interactions, and can recommend an over the counter medication. In general, nasal saline rinses reliev ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
33 years experience Neurology
Yes: You certainly can, because Dilantin and Boirin = Dilantin and nothing. You’re throwing away your money. Homeopathic remedies are nothing but very expe ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Lamictal: The switch should be safe. No significant interactions with Neurontin (gabapentin) or the others.
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adam Zuber
34 years experience Neurology
Seizure management: it is advisable that the patient be switched over to other medications which are ssecond-generation drugs such as Keppra (levetiracetam) or Lamictal ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
32 years experience Cardiology
Would not: Most of the cold and flu medications have a decongestant . These can cause your blood pressure to spike and heart race.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
48 years experience Pathology
Carbamazapine : You ma use Afrin and Sufaphed products. For a more complete list of does and donuts see this: https://www.eiofnc.org/Medication_Guidelines.html
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Giannotta
48 years experience Neurosurgery
Maybe more: Your doctor should be measuring the level in your blood to see if you can take more if you need it to reduce the pain. If not, there are many other m ... Read More
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