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Ativan vs valium for seizures

Premium Questions

Dr.  Raju A.T MD

I have a history of seizures where I just zone out, no convulsions but after a bad one my left .... Is there something I can do about this or do I just have to live with it? Also had an especially bad seizure... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raju A.T ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

words or pronounce them. valium and T H C during the E.E.G. study helped or stopped the attacks but now I need 10 mg. of valium maybe twice a day and the THC does not aleviate it all the way. This all ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Praveen Tayal MD

I am having seizure like symptoms, continued slurred speech, left facial drooping, nausea/ vomiting , tingling in arms, higher blood pressure and racing pulse. Symptoms progressed after I was taken of Valium ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.   Dariush Saghafi MD

having major seizures which continued for 3 days.CT scan and blood results were all normal. Epilepsy ... Valium x1 and IM Baclofen x1. On Day 3 she was seen by a Neurologist and all medications were ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

I had NO seizures, and then exactly a week later everything fell apart. I am having seizures constantly especially in the afternoons, by night time I have to load up on Valium to get to sleep. My ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Matthew J. Mangat MD

My daughter had a stroke 18 mos ago at the age of 22 she now is having many many seizures & she has been to the er & they send her home with ativan or whatever for nerves. What are we looking at her ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matthew J. Mangat ( Urologist)
Dr.   Esmeralda  Sera MD

I have been recently prescribed ativan for anxiety and difficulty sleeping. I have been told that it is also useful for helping with seizures related to brain injuries. Is this true? I have had 2 TBI since ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Esmeralda Sera ( Oncologist)
Dr. Aida Quka MD

I take Valium, panedein forte, temazapn, topamax,aurorix. I was prescribed tapentadol(palexia), and a type of seizure without loss of consciousness. 3 x 100 mgper day which I only took for 3 days. Twice I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aida Quka ( Neurologist)
Dr.   Olsi Taka MD

my intake I had 6 SEIZURES they gave me Ativan to stop my SEIZURES it worked bout for 2 hours then I ...Hi I m Sarah I m 20 years old and I ve been experiencing seizure like activity and I went... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olsi Taka ( Neurologist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

for that which is why va took him off Valium . He has been having small seizures every since they took him off ...Okay my uncle is 69 years old and took Valium for 30 years . He has rheumatoid... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vishal Garala MD

Hi. No. Ativan can cauae supress seizure activities. Say thank you if you are helped.

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

Yes, medications like valproic acid or ethosuximide can be used. See your neurologist.

Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

Hi. Its a trace element. Deficiency causes muscle pain and Arrhythmias. Toxicity can cause seizures.