First of all epilepsy is not a disease it is a disorder. There are various medicines to control this disorder which on proper and guided subscription from an expert can restrict it to great extent. Along with medicines a regular and disciplined life can restrict the patient to no reccurence of attacks for entire life also
Epilepsy is a disorder of the central nervous system which is identified by the loss oconsciousness and ill health in a person. Basically it affects nervous system. It happens in children or in people above the age of 65 years. One more thing is the epilepsy can not be cured but it can be controlled.
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Hi, My age is 25 & i am 6 months pregnant now. my problem is when i was 3 years old i had epilepsy.my parents got me treated & i was fine at the age of 12 treated by Dr Ashok Pai in Manasa nursing home.My husband says as i had epilepsy in my childhood i should avoid drinking milk & having milk products has he had read in some book.is it right or wrong?what measures should i take now, in order to protect my baby from getting this disease in future.
Hello doctor, i want to ask that, is epilepsy completely curable from alopathic medication? as i m getting seizures from past 4 years, in this period i ve been medicated through alopathic medicines, after loosing hope i turned to ayurvedic medicines since 2 months, it is controlling my seizures but idk whether it can completely cure me, i ve faced many problem in studies till, i m 21 years old now and wanna ask whether cmc vellore have complete cure of epilepsy? what may be the cost? and if not then from where i can get the complete cure of this diseases..? please answer me in detail. i shall be oblighed if you will help me... Thank you!
My son age is 11 years old. He is suffering seizures .in November 2009 two times seizure stroke came to him. That time doctor (Neurophysician) taken EEG & MRI of brain . Report has shown all normal. (Before October 2009 my son 4 stroke from 2007 year) On November 2009 doctor start Macorate 200 mg (3 pills in day). That time my sons weigh is 47 kgs. Doctor said this drug course upto 24 months continue. If in this period did not came stroke, we can reduce drug slowly. After 17 months (today), repeat seizure stroke. Presently my son weigh is 56 kgs. Doctors change the drug. Now he recommends Encorate Chrono 300 mg (Sun Pharma) 3 pills per day further 24 months and also warned do not gain weigh further and reduce immediately. This time on seizure my son’s mouth twist, body jerking, hands hang up, saline not come from mouth, speaks hotlah and not recorded any symptom at lags. The time for seizures period is 20 to 25 second (less then earlier attack) My questions are as follow: 1. This is write drug (Encorate Chrono 300 mg ) for further? 2. What is side effect of this drug upto 2 years? 3. Which precisions I take against side effect? 4. Can u guide me for further treatment? 5. What can I do sir?
1.my dad age : 52 yrs old had a episode of fever and collapsed with low bp of 80\60 at that time his eyes rolled up is that a seizure ? 2.in investigations CT scan - a tiny calcified granuloma in occipital lobe was present what might be the diagnosis? 3.past history : he had chicken pox during 40 yrs following that he had fluctuating sugar levels sudden hypoglycaemia & fainting but now its normal , fluctuating BP 140/90 or sometimes its 130|90 , chromogranin b level is high & in query for phaeochromocytoma/neuroblastoma 4.occupational history : he also does farming what will be the diagnosis ? is it because of chronic borderline hypertension like stroke /infective like neurocysticercosis /because of some intracranial tumours ??
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 normal. one Nuro docter advised me Valparin 2.5 ml, twice daily for epilepsy another Nuro doctor suggested adding lobazen with Valparin 200, 2.5 ml twice daily and suggest me adding calcium and iron syrup 5ml daily).At present he is taking Valparin 200 oral solution made by Sanori-Synthelabo, India. and levipil (Sun pharma). & homeopathic docter gave him (cuprem met 30 c.one tablet and artimeshia-q 2 drops twice a day) 4. Sign & Symptom of disease: My son seizures are during sleep for 30 seconds to one miniute bubbles started coming out from his mouth and Right eyes frequent blinking for a minute.His right legs and hands get tightened during fits,after one minute he gets well. 5. Breif medical history: after birth he have a fever and juindice 6. Family Back Ground:normal no epileptic problem 7. Education and Nature of Profession of Patient: child
8. Desires and aversion of food: normal motherfeed,and cow milk. Averse to lentils & some vegetables dish 9. Mind-behavior-like of music,not starting talking,only use some words like baba, papa etc. Otherwise affectionate, caring & sympathetic towards family. previous i tried homeopathy treatment in my city best docter . He gave me cuprem Met 30c 2 drops and artimishia-Q 30c mother tinchure 5 drops in a day but after treatment a year there is no benefits at all, Dr, please advise me what to do?
I have epilepsy. Is it safe for me to take homeopathic HCG drops for weight loss? A friend of mine has had great success with this. I take 400mgs of Phenytoin(Dilantin) plus 150mgs of Lamictal per day(maint. level @ 15). My last seizure was 14mos ago. (which is common for me; one a yr maybe) The seizures started in my mid 30's, I am 43 now. 5'6, 166lbs. Tests show no explaination. In good physical athletic condition. No allergies or other health issues. Had tubal done after 3rd child, developed endometriosis, had a complete hysterectomy. I do not take hormone replacements. I feel great but I'm burdened by an unappriciated amount of belly fat. I feel like I need help reaching my weight loss goals(25-30lbs)
my 14 month daughter,operated for TGA at one and half month age,sufferred from hie due to blood acidosis before surgery, she got her first major seizure in April 2013 at 5 months age. doctors put her on valprin 200mg. started with 2.5 ml bd...At present giving her 5ml bd as per her weight of 12kgs. but still she gets focal /partial seizures of left eye ,face and arm. we then give her frisium 5mg half tab bd for a couple of days and then discontinue .pl advise.
I have a friend who's daughter was put in the hospital due to the following: My youngest daughter, Michele, who is 19 years old, had her entire body go numb in about 20 minutes while she was out shopping. So bad, she could not talk, feel her face,...