A 41-year-old female asked:
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my son is using vimpat, epilizine and epikep, but has had 11 , 20 second seizures in last 24 hours. dormicum was prescribed prior to epikep and vimpat, can dormicum now be given of he has anothee seizure?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Need to be seen : By his doctor or go to hospital, given this history your son needs immediate medical attention , wish you both wellness
Answered on Aug 20, 2019

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