Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

Announcements

Newly diagnosed? Visit the Epilepsy Health Center, check out community tips and review resources.

Discussions

Sort by:
Help...Confused
Hi everyone... About 4 months ago I had a seizure (lasted more than 6 minutes) for the first time in at least...More
Posted by An_256182
Video EEG normal ???
Hi all! It has been so long since I have posted here… every time I tried to find where the board was that...More
Posted by ktexas1026
confused about seizures
Hello, In December 2012, I had a grand mal seizure, while shopping alone( ended up in emergency room, and had...More
Posted by cdking
Did I have a seizure?
This has happened to me twice in the past few years. The first time when I was 20, the second when I was...More
Posted by An_255943
why is it getting worse
got into a car accident in1999 and suffered a TBI, the seizures didnt start till a couple of years later. At...More
Posted by An_255940
Seizures
I have a 30 year old daughter that has been having seizures for a couple years, after having the gastric...More
Posted by djones2014
Good Article on TBI in GH
I got the current issue in the mail yesterday, and saw this article. I had seen the headline on their...More
Posted by hootyowl2
Juvenile myoclonic epilepsy
My son was recently diagnosed with this. He was classified w/having a dysrhythmia grade 3 atypical spike and...More
Posted by An_255711
question about szs
Aloha, Can szs change thru the years or add thru the years? THe reason I want to know and am asking...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
having to give up things
Aloha, I have to give up my bi ke. When my neuro asked me what I did to get around other than walk...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
Epilepsy and Lupus
Can epilepsy be misdiagnosed as lupus? I have been diagnosed with lupus in the past, around 10 years ago....More
Posted by Anon_35109
OT: injured again
Aloha, I had T/C 2 weeks ago or somewhere in that area and caught my foot under the couch and hyoer...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
Rolandic Epilepsy
My 8yr. old daughter has been recently diagnosed with rolandic epilepsy. My husband and I have not put her...More
Posted by shamrockgal
Levetiracetam, weight gain etc.....
Hello all, My wife was diagnosed with Epilepsy when she was just a baby. The treatment discontinued after...More
Posted by floridanons
tired all time
aloha, question: why do the AEDs male you drosy and cause you to sleep a lot of the time. I take...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
botox?
Aloha, do you think it is safe for me to have botox done with all the complications I have? my...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
conversion in my child
my child is 3.5 years now he got a conversion when he is 2 year due to fever it was 101 F so docter told me...More
Posted by shruthig

Take the Poll

my child is 3.5 yrs he will get a conversion whenever he is having high fever upto what age it will come?bcs recently my uncle got a fits he does not have from the begining but he is getting now in the middle so is thre any chance of getting the same for my child also pls..
  • genuine answers
  • chance of getting in future
  • upto what age i will be there
View Poll Results
daughters epilepsy???
My daughter was diagnosed with having seizures a year ago December. She is on meds number 2 and in October...More
Posted by An_255160
here we go again
Aloha, Thursday I had a Partial that went Tonic/Clonic on me and I spent an hr in the urgent care from...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
Qs. re allowed topics?
I have not been on WebMD much for some time, so the rules may have changed and I probably forgot them anyway....More
Posted by hootyowl2
Vagus nerve stimulator
My 10 year old son is a candidate for the vagus nerve stimulator and I am looking for other families who have...More
Posted by rwcma23
Happy New Year
I have not popped in for awhile, but just thought I would wish ALL of you a Happy New Year. At the moment,...More
Posted by hootyowl2
Keppra and Moods..
I see neuro next week to check up on how Im doingon keppra. I guess this may not work out..dunno. I am...More
Posted by missist
Teenage daughter with Benign Rolandic Epilepsy
My duaghter was diagnosed with Benign Rolandic Epilepsy about 5-6 years ago. We were always told "She'll grow...More
Posted by bhyatt43
Seizure Teenager who drinks Energy Drinks
Obviously I am the mom. I'm concerned that my 17 year old son takes Keppra for seizures (seizure free for...More
Posted by gettinginfo

Take the Poll

I'm afraid sooner or later these energy drinks will lessen the effects of the Keppra medicine. Any help please???
  • I don't know what to do/say here.
  • I don't know what to do/say here.
  • I don't know what to do/say here.
  • I don't know what to do/say here.
  • I don't know what to do/say here.
View Poll Results
After-effects of seizure....
I am 65 years old and it wasn't until I was 50 that I had what was diagnosed as a seizure disorder. Since...More
Posted by vivi_len
Extreme Changes In Weather And Or Temperatures An...
I live up here in the northeast, one of the areas hit by this recent winter storm. The temperature had been...More
Posted by Anon_35109

Helpful Tips

DEEPLY DISCOUNTED DRUGS WITHOUT INSURANCE
Believe it or not, you can save BIG bucks at the drugstore around the corner (some prescription, some generic and some of both, depending ... More
Was this Helpful?
25 of 41 found this helpful

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Related Drug Reviews

  • Drug Name User Reviews

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

For more information, visit the Duke Health Epilepsy Center