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Has anyone ever come off anticonvulsant medication with no further episodes?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Anticonvulsants: Depends on what the anticonvulsant was used for, such as seizures or mood stabilizers or pain control, etc. , & how long. Discuss with your doctor.

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A 35-year-old member asked:

Has anyone successfully come off anticonvulsant medication with no further seizures?

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Dr. Seth Zeidman
Neurosurgery 33 years experience
Yes: Some are able to do this with diet (ketogenic diet) it is variable and should be done in conjunction with your doctor.

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