Welcome to HW Braden'smom. Topamax and Lamictal are both very effective meds with comparitively low and tolereable side effects. Now, with that said, not all meds work the same for all people. Quite a few people need a "cocktail" of different meds in order to control their seizures. I personally take Topamax, Lamictal, and Klonopin and still don't have total seiaure control. It's basically, trial and error until you find the right meds and med levels that work for your son. I wish you luck and will be thinking of you. Keep us posted.
Intractible Epilepsy,7 knee surgeries, 1 shoulder surgery, compressed discs in spine, Curvature of spine, sacroiliac joint disfunction, leg length deficency. Meds: Topamax 300mg's, Klonopin 1.5mg's, Lamictal 200 mg's
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