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I have fibromyalgia and started taking seizures my doc prescibed me resperidone and my pcp nerontin and now kolopin. Can resipodone make seizures wors?
Why do I get seizures I have fibromyalgia and i've been having seizures for about 2 weeks now started off with 2 a day and 3 and so on till 5 a day but i don't know there happening until i come round from it my partner tells me
You : You could benefit from a through evaluation with a neurologist. A complete evaluation including an eeg is indicated. It would be even better for you to have a recording of your seizures with a video eeg. After seeing the information from the eeg the neurologist would be more prepared to choose a good treatment for your seizures. A neuropsychological testing would also give good information about your brain functioning and help with the diagnosis. ...Read more
Is Gabapentin safe when used on an as needed basis for insomnia and fibromyalgia? I don't have seizures, but doctor prescribed this for sleep.
Several: Based upon the age of insert, they would almost certainly be partial insert seizures (aka "localization related"). At least half the time, no clear reason is uncovered for them starting. Other causes include prior trauma, abnormal tangles of blood vessels stuck in the brain, "birthmarks" on the brain in a localized area, among others. Brain tumor is possible, but less common. ...Read more
Seizure causes: There are around 200, 000 new seizures and epilepsy cases each year, and a cause is only identified in about 30% of those cases. The most common causes include stroke, brain tumors, head injuries, genetic conditions, infections, abnormal sodium or blood sugar levels, etc. Certain factors known to provoke seizures include missing medication doses, alcohol/drugs, sleep deprivation and stress. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Potentially: Epileptic seizures can only be cured if a neurosurgeon could remove the area causing the seizures. Otherwise, seizures can be managed with medication, vagus nerve stimulator, or avoidance to stimulants that trigger seizures such as flickering lights or other causes of sensory stimulated seizures ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Only part of brain: At least at onset these seizures affect only part of the brain. Typically one remains awake - unless generalized to the other hemisphere or occasionally with complex partial seizures. Often confused with panic disorder, migraine headaches, dissociation, amnesia, schizophrenia, bipolar affective disorder, and medication/elicit drug reactions. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers