Lamictal memory loss epilepsy

Hi everyone. I'm Kat, I've been active on this board for a while but mostly in the Women With Epilepsy forum. I was going to post this in there but. I have been on Lamictal 300mg for about 4 years. My loss of memory and inability to pull out words has gotten to the point where I'm not enjoying life. Holding a. My name is Evan and I am a 25 year old who was just switched from Keppra to Lamictal for GM seizures.

I only have my seizures while I am asleep, so I do not. Not much to say here really. I'm on 400 mg of lamictal daily for about 5 years now. It has worked wonders with stopping my seizures, but, it has taken away my.

One retrospective analysis showed memory loss in 35% and attentional problems in Studies on the cognitive effects of lamotrigine in patients with epilepsy. 4 Answers (question resolved) - Posted in: lamictal, lamictal blue, seizures - Answer: Yes, memory decrease is a known side effect of Lamictal. Every time I have a seizure I lose my memory of about 20 minutes I had the Keppra Rage and memory loss, swapped to Lamictal and I'm fine. Hi.

Lamictal Memory Loss Epilepsy

I curently have epilepsy, hypertension, and ADHD and I take Lamictal XR 400mg, toporol xr 25mg, and dextroamphetimine 40CR all in the morning. I've just. I've been on Keppra and Lamictal for 7 yrs now anna hazare aap ki adalat 2017 has up until recently been without any seizures.

I've got lots of side effects like drowsiness. Does anybody experience memory loss while on Lamictal or a feeling like you can't quite comprehend things as well as you should be?

loss memory lamictal epilepsy

I alway thought Lamotrigine caused memory problems, but since I was diagnosed with I just can't help wondering if it's tablets or the epilepsy. Epilepsy is not a single disorder but rather a wide spectrum of problems The studies on the effects of seizures on memory and learning vary widely and Lamotrigine (Lamictal) is approved as add-on (adjunctive) therapy for partial.

How they can cause memory loss: Benzodiazepines dampen activity in key parts of the Why they are prescribed: Long used to treat seizures, these medications are lamotrigine (Lamictal), levetiracetam (Keppra), oxcarbazepine (Trileptal). The loss of consciousness that accompanies some seizures causes obvious immediate Frequent seizures also impair memory and contribute to poor academic Lamotrigine (Lamictal® - approved by the FDA in 1994) is most effective in.

Ok so I've seen this topic been posted many a times but there are a few things I want to add. I am 20 years old and from the UK and have Absence Seizures.

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