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How effective is Zonisamide for Grand mal seizure (Generalized tonic-clonic seizure)?

Overall ratings: 4.3/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Zonisamide (zonisamide) is for Grand mal seizure. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 3 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Zonisamide

Zonisamide (latest outcomes from 2,683 users) has active ingredients of zonisamide. It is often used in epilepsy.

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Grand mal seizure

Grand mal seizure (a type of generalized seizure that affects the entire brain) (latest reports from 782 patients) can be treated by Keppra, Dilantin, Lamictal, Tegretol, Topamax, Depakote.

Trend of Grand mal seizure reports

On Nov, 23, 2014: 3 people are studied for taking Zonisamide in Grand mal seizure




Zonisamide effectiveness for Grand mal seizure


Long term Zonisamide effectiveness for Grand mal seizure

Zonisamide effectiveness for Grand mal seizure (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall00021
Long term
(1+ years)
00010

Gender of people who take Zonisamide for Grand mal seizure * :

FemaleMale
Grand mal seizure66.67%33.33%

Age of people who take Zonisamide for Grand mal seizure * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Grand mal seizure0.00%0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Who find Zonisamide more effective for Grand mal seizure?

Gender of people who find Zonisamide more effective * :

FemaleMale
Grand mal seizure66.67%33.33%

Age of people who find Zonisamide more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Grand mal seizure0.00%0.00%66.67%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Has anyone experienced high glucose levels with zonisamide?
    (Asked by a 72 year old woman who has High Glucose Levels Fasting And After Eating, and takes Zonisamide)
    Just started on 200 mg; was on 150 for a week and before that, 100 mg since early Aug. Have had flu-like symptoms for 2 days, fainted once, low b/p (stopped COQ 10 and Losartan) a month ago; extreme fatigue; loss of appetite; light-headed. Being light-headed is not new; I used to think it was low b ...

  • Whether use of zonisamide drug causes gum hypertrophy as a side effect?
    (Asked by a 17 year old girl who has Gum Hypertrophy, and takes Zonisamide)
    please inform whether zonisamide causes gum hypertrophy as a side effect so that our child can be given alternate drug in consultation with our neuro.

  • Is my ridiculitis drug induced
    (Asked by a 24 year old man who has Ridiculitis, Bipolar Disorder, Tourette Syndrome, Generalized Tonic-clonic Seizure, Anxiety Disorder, and takes Haldol, Depakote Er, Paxil, Valium)
    I have excruciating leg, thigh,and foot pain. My feet can tingle and go numb. I have had anepisode or two where I could not feel my feet.

  • Does zonegran have sexual side effects?
    (Asked by a 36 year old woman who has Bipolar 2, and takes Zonegran)
    I currently take Topamax,lamictal and wellbutrin. I'm thinking of switching from Topamax to zonegran and I'm curious about the side effects. I do not have too much of a sex drive anymore and I would hate to make matters worse:(

  • Does potiga interact with azithromycin?
    (Asked by a 33 year old man who has Epilepsy, and takes Potiga , Zonegran, Zoloft, Azithromycin)
    May have a possible bladder or prostate infection. Need an antibiotic without side effects to Potiga. Thanks.

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