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Hi! I have long term sleep seizures.Now on vimpat (lacosamide) & clobazam. Can you tell me of any pros/cons of both drugs? I take 600mg vim & 20mg clobazam nightly

Hi! I have long term sleep seizures.Now on vimpat (lacosamide) & clobazam. Can you tell me of any pros/cons of both drugs? I take 600mg vim & 20mg clobazam nightly

Refer to following: www.drugs.com/sfx/vimpat-side-effects.htm. www.drugs.com/sfx/clonazepam-side-effects.htm. Excellent reviews of side effects and drug interactions. Not enough room here to answer your question, but these resources should help. ...Read more

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Male 18 years old. Mental depression.Prescribed haloperidol, clobazam, trihexyphenidil. Is it safe?

Depression: The medicines listed here aren't standard treatment for depression, but could be for psychosis. Depending on dose Clonazepam and haloperidol can be sedating. If you aren't being treated by a psychiatrist, please see one for a thorough review of your condition. This way a clearer diagnosis can be made, so that you receive effective treatment for the symptoms you're suffering. ...Read more

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Clobazam was recently prescribed as a seizure medication but now my daughter is complaining of chest pains. This is not listed as a side effect. Why could it be?

Clobazam was recently prescribed as a seizure medication but now my daughter is complaining of chest pains. This is not listed as a side effect. Why could it be?

Unrelated: Clobazam: belongs to a class of medications called benzodiazepines, which act on the brain and nerves (central nervous system) to produce a calming effect. You are correct, chest pain is not commonly seen with this drug. See your internist or neurologist to evaluate other possible causes for the chest pains. ...Read more

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I'm 41 & i've had sleep seizures for 34 yrs. I've just changed meds from 1200mg tegretol to 600mg lacosamide & 20mg clobazam. Can my sperm be affected?

I'm 41 & i've had sleep seizures for 34 yrs. I've just changed meds from 1200mg tegretol to 600mg lacosamide & 20mg clobazam. Can my sperm be affected?

Clobazam=clonazepam : www.ehealthme.com/ds/clonazepam/sperm+analysis+abnormal on sep, 17, 2013: 34, 973 people reported to have side effects when taking clonazepam. Among them, 1 people (0.00%) has sperm analysis abnormal. To date i could find no reference to low sperm count with the use of locosmide(vimpat). ...Read more

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Psychiatrist prescribed me clobazam and cipralex for 4 days for mild depression, are 4 days enough for the treatement? Any withdrawal symptoms?

Psychiatrist prescribed me clobazam and cipralex for 4 days for mild depression, are 4 days enough for the treatement? Any withdrawal symptoms?

I don't think so.: i believe the clobazam would work quickly while the lexapro (escitalopram) (cipralex) takes longer. Lexapro (escitalopram) is usually a long term treatment. your doctor has a plan so its important that you both discuss it. ...Read more

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I am 62 years male.i have acute infarct in left frontal lobe. I am on clobazam + asprin + atorvastatin+levicitam. For how long do i need to take it.

I am 62 years male.i have acute infarct in left frontal lobe. I am on clobazam + asprin + atorvastatin+levicitam.

For how long do i need to take it.

Brain infarct: You need to follow your doctors instuctions very carefully, and take medication and treatment as it is prescribed. Get regular follow up appointments. ...Read more

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I'm 36 weeks pregnant and having sleeping problem--i can't get good sleep at night some time i take pills clobazam 10mg will it be any prob for my baby?

I'm 36 weeks pregnant and having sleeping problem--i can't get good sleep at night some time i take pills clobazam 10mg will it be any prob for my baby?

What did your OB SAY: You should be asking this to the OB taking care of you , and go by your ob's rec, i would not advise that if you were my pt, i would advise my pt to take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) 25-50mg if necessary for sleep and if the problem gets worse i would offer to induce my pt between 39-40 weeks which is the safest time for the baby to deliver, I do not let any of my pts go past their due date. ...Read more

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Am I dying?

Am I dying?

We all are: A 3-word question with no details... well, life is short on Earth, regardless of whether a person lives 3 days, 3000 days, or 30,000 days. It is not length of one's life that matters, but the quality of the life lived. The goal is not to live a long life, but to live a good life. Even if a person makes it all the way to age 82, that's only 30,000 days. ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Symptoms?: The most common symptoms of a cold are sneezing, running nose, congestion and scratchy throat. Additional symptoms can be coughing, headaches, mucus dripping down the back of the throat, loss of appetite and fever (in children). ...Read more

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What is asp?

What is asp?

In acupuncture an: Asp is an acupuncture semi-permanent needle. They are made in germany & come in stainless steel, gold, silver & titanium. They are used for auricular (ear) acupuncture. They are usually referred to as "asp's". ...Read more

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