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Seizure, inability to walk, shivering weakness

my husband had seizure attack in2002 after an accident after12hrs& then after 5months after that he was leading normal life . he is 63 yrs old now . he is asthamatic . in nov 2011 he had seizure attack again and on Feb 8,2012anthorattack for about 15minutes after that eptoin100 was given one in morning two at night which resulted unability to walk lack of confidence then dr suggested one tab in a day for two weeks and then two tabs at night. he some times have shiivering weakness. please guide me
Asked On : Mon, 19 Mar 2012
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Dear Natasha
Seizure following fall is one of the reasons for seizures and there are many. The type and pattern of seizures, the EEG report and MRI scan of brain will collectively help a doctor understand the situation and start the patient on best possible therapy with least side effects,
Eptoin is known to have side effects in long run, may be its time to switchover to better and more effective drugs.
Shivering and weakness may not be related to seizures but may be due to many othe reasons including infections etc
I request you to follow up with the reports/tests mentioned above for deciding the plan. also do provide me details about seizure, describing exactly what how and how long etc
I hope this answers yoru query. consult for detailed advice.
Answered: Mon, 19 Mar 2012
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