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A 42-year-old female asked:

i've been having tias and i have absence seizures. is there any preventative or medication my last doctor should have gave me? i no longer have insurance so i can't go back to my neurologist because she is expensive.

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
SUGGESTIONS: You do not list where you live, but in absence of insurance, city hospitals in large cities have numerous local and outreach clinics, which are good resources. If you do have paroxysmal neurological episodes, it is truly mandatory to use preventative meds. I cannot advise you regarding approaches, but one way to address is to contact our Concierge service.

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