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I am taking 600 mg of Phenytoin and 200 mg of Vimpat per day…

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I am taking 600...

I am taking 600 mg of Phenytoin and 200 mg of Vimpat per day and I still can't get my levels up to 10. Why?

Doctor's Assistant: Do you have frequent headaches? Any issues with coordination or balance?

Occasionally I might have a slight balance problem, but its not a issue.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

No, I just need to get my levels up so I can get back to work.

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Neurology
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Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago
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Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

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Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago

levels of what?

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Customer reply replied 10 months ago
Last week my levels were 8.5 with taking 600mg of phenytoin and 200mg of vimpat per day.
Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago

you mean vimpat and dilantin levels?

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Neurologist: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 10 months ago

just click send to reply

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