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Zonegran

Active Ingredient(s): Zonisamide
FDA Approved: March 27, 2000
Pharm Company: DAINIPPON
Category: Anticonvulsant



Zonegran Overview

Zonisamide is a sulfonamide anticonvulsant approved for use as an adjunctive therapy in adults with partial-onset seizures; infantile spasm, mixed seizure types of Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, myoclonic, and generalized tonic clonic seizure.[2] Contents 1 Medical uses 1.1 Epilepsy 1.2 Parkinson's 1.3 Tardive dyskinesia 1.4 Obesity 1.5 Migraines 1.6 Bipolar depression 2 Adverse effects 2.1 Interactions 3 Mechanism of action 4 Pharmacokinetics 4.1 Absorption 4.2 Metabolism 5 History...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zonisamide

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Zonegran vs Zonisamide (Generic)
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Please advise ASAP! I have Trigeminal Neuralgia due to MS. I have been on Zonegran 100mg x 4 once a day for 9 years. The insurance company switched me to the generic about 1-1/2 years ago & my hair is coming out by the handfuls!! Has anyone else experience this when switching over to the generic = Zonisamide?? ## Hello, Alex! How are yoU? Though it's not listed as a side effect, there have been many complaints about it happening with both the name brand and the generic. Have you discussed it with your prescriber? What other medications have you tried?
Updated 9 months ago.
 
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wanting info on this med just started using it today ## just wanted some info on this medication.. my daughter has been on this for 2 months now... ## Zonegran Info Click Here ## I have been taking zonegram for 7 years with good results. My seizures have improved greatly. I take it with lamictal, I would suggest this to your doctor, I see a great epileptologist. Good luck! ## Iv'e been taking Zonegran for over a year now, for my Bipolar and have found it to be quite helpful with no side effects. ## Have been on Zonegran for seizures and being Bipolar. But, i am in a contact sport. The zonegran seems to allow or cause easy brusing. When I stopped it for a but...the bruising stopped too. My own research, but my arms were a mess. Anyone else? ## I take Zonegran, dylantin and phenobarbi...
Updated 4 years ago.
 
ZONEGRAN SIDE EFFECTS
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No real problems, but, one annoying one! Zonegran seems to cause (or allow)?---very easy bruising. i am involved in a contact sport, and my arms are always badly bruised. When I stopped this drug for a bit---the bruising stopped too.
Updated 5 years ago.
 
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I've been taking it for over a year now for my Bipolar disorder and out of all the drugs I've tried this one works best for me with no side effects. ## Need a price for zonegran 100 mg 540 pills for 90 day supply fo Epilepsy
Updated 6 years ago.
 
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just starting this med today and don't have much info on it ## my doctor prescribed zonegran for muscle spasms/severe pain in my lower back, does this make sence? isn't this drug for seizers? how does it help pain please?
Updated 9 years ago.
 

Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Zonisamide
  • Capsule: 100mg, 25mg, 50mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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