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3 2 Thu, 18 Jul 2019
My 2 year old daughter has a history of seizure. Doctor had prescribed Valparin. She is taking it since 2 months with no relief in fact frequency of seizure has increased. I had consulted another paeditrician who had adviced to take levipil along with valparin. Is it conducive to give both the...
3 2 Thu, 18 Jul 2019
I have the problem of epilepsy.In my MRI REPORT partial onset seizures is reported.From last 9 years i am taking encorate chrono 600mg medication. I don t have any seizures for 4-5 yrs.But from some time i have noticed frequent blinking of my eyes which sometimes become uncontrollable and then...
6 5 Mon, 8 Jul 2019
Good Morning! I am very concerned. My 15 year old daughter has epilepsy. However, she seems to have a seizure only once a year. Her doctor prescribed Tropimate (400mg daily) for her. The question is this, she has been complaining about bubbles under her skin and electricity in her legs and arms....
18 1 Mon, 20 May 2019
My story is a difficult one, I went through a rough patch last year, Myself and my wife was looking to buy a new house and we battled to find one for 9 months, whilst staying with my folks. This made me a bit depressed so went out a lot with my friends and drank a lot of whiskey and smoking...
2 1 Fri, 29 Mar 2019
I have been diagnosed with epilepsy, and I was wondering if memory loss is a common side effect? There have been days in which I have forgotten my own name. Also, after my last seizure, well last sever one, I have been slurring my words and stuttering..
3 2 Wed, 27 Mar 2019
I have been diagnosed with epilepsy in EEG report with disturbances in right side of brain in March 14. Doctor asked me to use levipil 500 and Fricium for 2 years and to sleep 8 hours a day.I never suffered any seizures or loss of consciousness.. But I often used to get sever headache.. I get...
3 2 Wed, 27 Mar 2019
How will u help Sir my sister getting fits diagnosed with epilepsy due to brain metastasis as she had triple negative breast cancer in 2010 now she is bed ridden fits , body pain giving her tablets frissium , livipril .how will you help us she is 43 yrs old mother to a daughter how will you help...
2 1 Mon, 28 Jan 2019
Last Wed. my 40 year old daughter had a seizure. She has not had a seizure in the past. She had been having an extremely bad headache all day, she fell back and hit her head on a desk, very large knot on the back of her head. Since that time she states that she is very fuzzy with her thought...
60 1 Mon, 14 Jan 2019
I AM A DOCTOR OF MIDNAPUR COLLEGE WB AGED-54 YRS, HEIGHT- 5.7 . WEIGHT- 80 KG . PAST HISTORY:- 1) EPILEPSY- 1st ATTACK OCCUR IN THE YEAR 1969. DIAGONOSED BY THE DOCTORS AT DELHI , MILD FOCUS IN THE BRAIN. 2) SINCE 1963-1973,ABOUT 15-16 ATTACKS OCCURED. 3)BUT NOW THE SEIZURE IS UNDERCONTROL. 4) NO...
12 1 Thu, 27 Dec 2018
Hi I am In newzealand I am currently with a neurologist as outpatient....I have been unwell for just over 2 years.....but since the birth of my first child I have had uncontrollable shakes /seizures......well I had been told for 16 years they were called monocolic seizures......all that happens...
52 1 Wed, 26 Dec 2018
I am a 40 year old female. i had my first seizure at the age of 12 which was deducted to be a small calcination on the left side of the skull.at that time i was put on a dosage of dilantin capsules.after a few years of medication i was recomended to stop the medicine as never had any other...
107 1 Mon, 17 Dec 2018
Hi, I was clinically diagnosed with epilepsy a few days ago and I m still taking time for the news to sink in. I m feeling very scared and confused, and have one particular reason to doubt my diagnosis and ask for a second opinion. My first seizure (2 years ago and dismissed as a panic attack)...
12 1 Wed, 5 Dec 2018
I am a man of 46-weight 74kg . Since 4/7/2011 night I was having headache with uneasiness-GIDDINESS (gabraahat)..I took headache pill but go no effect. I went to Doctor who took my b.p. & it was 92 120 - he prescribe me 5 days medicine for blood pressure normalcy but it got no affect. It tinckle...
6 1 Tue, 4 Dec 2018
1. male child 18 month 2. Current complain - epilipsy since birth 3. Current medicine -allopathicz(Docter suggest me for EGG,CT scan and MRI. An EEG was done when he was 6th month, which was not normal. CT scan Was normal and MRI was also normal.Blood est,clacium ,sodium ,potassium test was...
11 1 Thu, 29 Nov 2018
hi there, I am 23 years old, weighing 7 n half stone, I had a operation on the labia and cut a cyst out from down there, July 2010 I believe I have nerve damage..since then I have had tingling pains allover my doctor believes I have fibromyagia and from feb this year ive had a few seizures.had...
5 1 Thu, 22 Nov 2018
what do you know of the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Instiute? I passed out during a stress test performed. They found that my blood pressure does not come up above 100 after being on the treadmill for 9 minutes. I have had a ct scan with contrast that showed no blood clots though my levels for...
2 1 Wed, 21 Nov 2018
My 6 or old granddaughter has seizure type spells where she stiffens her arms her jaw drops and moves to the side then she will make fists and push in her cheeks. These last only a few seconds to repeating for about 2 minutes. She does stare out for short periods prior to the seizure is this a...
25 1 Tue, 23 Oct 2018
Dear Sir, This is Sandeep Mohapatra from Cuttack, Orissa. I need your kind help regarding my brotherâ??s health who is suffering from epilepsy since the age of 2. Since the year 2001 he started having psychiatric disorders along with epilepsy. He used to take CARBODON (CARBATIZINE) 400mg &...
6 1 Wed, 17 Oct 2018
Dear all, i want to share my experience with epilepsy and how the diagnosis was not properly done in my childhood when i complained on getting my arms or shoulders numb when i suddenly woke up from my sleep (in the middle of the night) and also how i get this cramps so easy just in a few minutes...
13 1 Wed, 17 Oct 2018
I am here to discuss with you about my 16 months old nephew. The baby was born after an operation, after 3 days he went blue, according to Doctors it was because of Septicemia, also bleeding from mouth & stool. This takes place in Haldwani (Uttarakhand), than we take the baby to Bareilly and he...
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