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Marijuana and acute seizure activity

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Dr.  Sudhir Kumar MD

placed her on Dilantin . The EEG showed seizure activity had occurred. Other tests/ CT scan ruled out ...Hi - my 18 yr old daughter recently had three seizures over 18 hrs that the paramedics thought ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

seizures a month. It is not working but the doctor is suggesting decreasing her medicine. I'm uncomfortable with that and am wondering is medical marijuana may be a better route. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.    Awadhesh P Singh Solanki MD

Hi, My husband had a stroke(bleeder) 11years ago. He smokes marijuana. he has had 3 seizures in the 11 yrs. all were caused from a urinary tract infection . Recenctly he had another seizure and drs ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Awadhesh P Singh Solanki ( Psychiatrist)
Dr.   Sudhir Kumar MD

I am 26 years old male. I had seizure problem since 2003. Till 2011, I faced with about 7 - 8 seizures. No seizure after 2011. My activities during seizure - Sudden felling and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Arun MD

old has had at least 4 seizures since January. Here latest was at Canobie Lake Park in NH ... a seizure. I guess my question is should I contact a Boston MA euologist for an appointment ASAP? I'm so ... View answer

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Dr. HITESH KUMAR MD

My boyfriend has been living with epilepsy for years, the seizures are getting worse, and I was wondering what would be recommended for natural treatments, aside from marijuana, that can alleviate some ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. HITESH KUMAR ( Neurologist)
Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain MD

My daughter is 15 yr. old , she has absence seizure since she was 10 taking etxosuximide , today she had her first active seizure, is it true that after you have active seizure one time u... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Jaideep Gaver MD

My sons increased seizure activity is worse due to the government interference in the use ... of perscription narcotics. Is the withdrawal causing the severity and frequent seizure activity... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jaideep Gaver ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.    Muhammad Sareer Khalil MD

spell be caused by the activities and not as a seizure, only assumed as one because of history of such? ...I have a history of a seizure disorder. (Not epileptic). Should all fainting spells be... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Sareer Khalil ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

in 2004 doc believed I had suffered an acute cardiac syndrome attack I was taken to intensive care and treated for upto 7 days and ten moved onto a general ward.. in 2011 I gave birth to my youngest child ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saumya Mittal ( Diabetologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

I donot think so. Anti-epileptics are needed.

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

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

Dr. Amarnath MD

eptoin has to be continued. it is prescribed for controlling seizure activity if there is no episode of seizures i recommend you to review with your treaing physician and he may reduce eptoin dosage...