Thank you for posting your query.
can occur at any age, though it is more common in children and adolescents.
Also, epilepsy can occur without a family history too. MRI
scan of the brain and EEG (electroencephalography
) are useful in finding out the reasons for epilepsy.
is a good and safe medicine for controlling epilepsy. It should be continued for at least three years.
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM (Neurology)
Senior Consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad