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Dr. Ravi Chand
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Felbamate (Overview)

Felbamate is a seizure agent which is a kind of brain and nerve drug.


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What is felbatol (felbamate)?

What is felbatol (felbamate)?

Felbamate (Felbatol): another new anticonvulsant and unfortunately, it is associated with a high risk of aplastic anemia and hepatic failure in epileptic patients. Because of these adverse effects, the use of Felbatol (felbamate) in patients with neuropathic pain is not recommended. ...Read more

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Dr. Ravi Chand
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Felbamate (Overview)

Felbamate is a seizure agent which is a kind of brain and nerve drug.


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Why flavedon mr35mg used what is the side effect?

Why flavedon mr35mg used what is the side effect?

Flavedon: Read this article first===>http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/trimetazidine. The drug is principally used now for patients with angina (heart pain) and has been shown to be effective. It should not be used if you have any movement disorders such a s restless leg syndrome or parkinson's-like neurologist symptoms. Rad the side effects and you and your doctor van decide whether its right for you. ...Read more

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Thinking of doing the abc diet, no what to do and all that, but what are the side effects?

Thinking of doing the abc diet, no what to do and all that, but what are the side effects?

Agree w Dr. McGee: With the Ana Boot Camp Diet would anticipate possible side effects like malnutrition, fatigue, overly rapid weight loss, dizziness, low energy level, loss of large % of muscle mass – including heart muscle, problems with sleep, electrolyte imbalances, cold sensitivity, depression, paranoia etc. It may also be the start of a pattern of unhealthy eating. ...Read more

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Please help! what happens when someone has a drug overdose?

Please help! what happens when someone has a drug overdose?

That depends on: How serious it is and what drugs or medications were taken. Overdoses are often treated initially in an emergency room. The person is monitored and often they have intravenous fluids. If they stopped breathing - a tube can be inserted to assist with breathing. Sometimes they are given charcoal to absorb the drugs and sometimes their stomach is "pumped". They may need to be given medications. ...Read more

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My husband has epilepsy and is on topamax, (topiramate) depakote, and felbatol. Isnt that too many medications?

My husband has epilepsy and is on topamax, (topiramate) depakote, and felbatol. Isnt that too many medications?

Epilepsy treatment: If that is the medication regimen that works to keep his seizures under control then it is appropriate. If you still have questions i would recommend you get a second opinion from another neurologist. ...Read more

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What is felbatol (felbamate)?

Felbamate (Felbatol): another new anticonvulsant and unfortunately, it is associated with a high risk of aplastic anemia and hepatic failure in epileptic patients. Because of these adverse effects, the use of Felbatol (felbamate) in patients with neuropathic pain is not recommended. ...Read more

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What amount weight will I lose on felbatol (felbamate)?

What amount weight will I lose on felbatol (felbamate)?

Felbatol (felbamate): I was unable to find data on amounts of weight loss that some people experience on Felbatol (felbamate). ...Read more

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Is felbatol (felbamate) good for epilepsy?

Is felbatol (felbamate) good for epilepsy?

In rare situation: It was used in intractable epilepsy with great results, miraculous in some cases unfurtunatelly found to cause aplastic anemia and liver failur now very rarely used, but seems to be available under unusual circimstances discuss with neuro. ...Read more

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My husband has epilepsy and is on topamax, (topiramate) depakote, and felbatol. Isnt that too many medications?

Epilepsy treatment: If that is the medication regimen that works to keep his seizures under control then it is appropriate. If you still have questions i would recommend you get a second opinion from another neurologist. ...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

Dr. Shari Jackson
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Felbatol (Definition)

Felbatol is a seizure agent which is a kind of ...Read more