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What makes an epileptic person faint?

hi.my sister is 19 years old and she has Epilepsy,though she is under treatment,she fainted 2times in recent 3months due to sugar fault,and she was sense less for around 2:30hrs,her sugar level was 37.this time she fall from stairs and was badly injured.doctors could not mentioned the exact reason for her again and again sugar fault..is it for Epilepsy or any other reason?please help and suggest where we can get a good treatment..
                                                                 
Tue, 6 Sep 2016
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Hi, epilepsy patient with hypoglycemia is the cause for fall .
Hypoglycemia is the factor causing recurrent seizures here.
She needs evaluation for hypoglycemia by physician and treatment for hypoglycemia.Thanks
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