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can long-term amphetamine use cause seizures at sleep onset at age 37? the every day seizures started only 2 months ago.

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Dr. Lori Poling
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Seizures: The question is have you seen a physician regarding this? Usually seizures happen with high doses of stimulants. Dont stop the meds. See your physician.
Answered on Apr 27, 2013
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Dr. Stuart Wasser
35 years experience Addiction Medicine
A "kindling" phenomena may allow for seizures at low levels but predilection for bedtime is puzzling
Apr 26, 2013

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