Dilantin – Hero or Horror? Epilepsy Talk
Oct 6, 2010. Jeff, I was sorry to read about your experience getting off Dilantin. I am still on Dilantin 38+ years now. I reported that I was going off because. Apr 1, 2000. Dilantin can cause a number of side effects which are more common at higher doses. Also, once I get off Phenytoin, will this swelling reduce? Weaning Myself Off Phenytoin. Topic. I've ran out of refills for my medication, so I've been trying to find a way to get a perscription wrote all summer. I went far.
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I was just wondering if anyone has any experience with getting off of Dilantin. My husband was diagnosed with GBM in August of 05 and has. I can't say exactly how long it takes it to get completely out of your system, but for me it took about six weeks to completely wean off of Dilantin and onto Zonegran. There are times, however I get them in clusters lasting about an hour. When I started to wean off Dilantin I experienced headaches and extreme anxiety.
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I'm trying to replace Dilantin with some other med that will have less side effects. The doctor tried Lamictal and it didn't work. Then I found out it wasn't really. If the goal is to assist people off Dilantin and have the person feel real well during the Dilantin tapering, we need to listen to you and not clinical studies only.
After tapering off Dilantin, other than seizures, can there be other.
Answer - Posted in dilantin, seizures, side effect, tapering - Answer yes there is other side effects. it can make u short tempered, weak in. I was placed on dilantin as a precaution and have had no further seizures. I am having. Is this a normal schedule to get off this drug? I would.