A 32-year-old member asked:
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i'm depressed, have epilepsy, what do i need to say to get a med card?

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Dr. Imad Khreim
39 years experience Psychiatry
Apply: You need to present your case and simply list the medical problems that you suffer from. Also list any medications that you are taking now or you took before. List names of doctors who have recently treated or written prescriptions for you, help is available, good luck and feel better.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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Not that I know of.: I do not know of any cases where depression has been sited as the cause of epilepsy.
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Epilepsy/depression: Depression as result of epilepsy or medication to treat epilepsy, is classified as organic mood disorders.

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