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I'm in anxiety and mirtazapine. Smtimes , i feel like seizure 1 times and feel like all my body start gettinh very weak somehow, how to treat this?

I'm in anxiety and mirtazapine. Smtimes , i feel like seizure 1 times and feel like all my body start gettinh very weak somehow, how to treat this?

Need to see physician: Feeling like you may have had a seizure, and feeling very weak all over may be due to many different problems. It's possible your medication is giving you a side effect. Your symptoms need to be diagnosed by a physician. You won't find the answer to your type of problem on the internet. . ...Read more

Dr. Tanya Russo
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Mirtazapine (Definition)

Mirtazepine (remeron) is a noradrenergic/specific serotonergic antidepressant [nassa]. It is used for major depressive d/o, various anxiety disorders, chronic pain, and others. In some, it can help ssri-induced sexual dysfunction & "poop out." it can be sedating and also increase appetite -- good for some ...Read more


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Is wellbutrin (bupropion) a good antidepressants?can it cause seizure if taken lowest dose? I tried mirtazapine for one month only helped to sleep

Is wellbutrin (bupropion) a good antidepressants?can it cause seizure if taken lowest dose? I tried mirtazapine for one month only helped to sleep

Wellbutrin (bupropion): Is approved for & effectively used to treat depression. It is also used under the name Zyban (bupropion) to help smoking cessation. It can confer some risk of seizure, even at the lowest dose. The best people to determine the safest and most effective treatment for your mood are you & your treating doc. Schedule an appointment to review your tx plan and and discuss risks & benefits in your particular case. ...Read more

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What are the most common causes of sleep onset seizures in the mid 30's?

What are the most common causes of sleep onset seizures in the mid 30's?

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

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My insomnia improved,but never went away after stopping remeron (mirtazapine) at dr' s order,one yr ago. For the last wk i keep waking up at 3 . What to do?

My insomnia improved,but never went away after stopping remeron (mirtazapine) at dr' s order,one yr ago. For the last wk i keep waking up at 3 . What to do?

Why now?: If your insomnia has been better over the past year, I would wonder why you are waking up right now. Speak with your therapist about anything that may be on your mind or any changes in your life which may be creating stress. ...Read more

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My son is taking phenobarbital and clenazipam for seizure control but he is suffering from behavioural change s.A impolsivness hoe can u treat this?

My son is taking phenobarbital and clenazipam for seizure control but he is suffering from behavioural change s.A impolsivness hoe can u treat this?

Talk To Your Doctor: This is valuable information for your neurologist. Sometimes the timing of the doses can be changed. Alternatively, she may want to try another medication combination. The first step is to get expert advice. ...Read more

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What is a seizure?

Neuron discharge: Seizures are of many types and result from incoordinated neuron discharges. They can be focal without loss of consciousness or more severe with loss of consciousness as well as uncontrolled motor movements. ...Read more

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What cause a seizures?

What cause a seizures?

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 more

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Can a seizure be cured?

Can a seizure be cured?

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 more

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What are silent seizures?

What are silent seizures?

No clinical seizure: Pt. Does not show clinical seizure but neurophysiological testing like eeg will show seizure discharges. ...Read more

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What are atonic seizures?

What are atonic seizures?

Loss of tone: Some complex epileptic have drop attacks=fall to the floor because of loss of muscle tone in legs usually have other seizures like tonic= totally stiff or starring spells in same child--or myoclonic seizures like simple jerks of trunk or limb. ...Read more

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Dr. William Singer
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Seizure Disorder (Definition)

Seizure disorder also known as epilepsy, is a neurological condition in which the brain's abnormal electrical activity causes muscular convulsions and altered mental states. Epilepsy is diagnosed when an individual has ...Read more


Dr. Joseph Weiner
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Remeron (Definition)

Remeron is a serotonin antagonist and reuptake inhibitor which is a kind of ...Read more