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22 yrs ago found that SSRIs lowered my simple-partial seizure threshold. Since, 20 yrs seizure-free on Depakote plus 2 yrs. with no AEDs. SSRI ok now?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine

In brief: With so many

antidepressants available why would you even try something again which was had harmful side effects?? Ask your Primary Care Provider or Psychiatrist to refer you to a Psycopharmacologist.
...who will be able to suggest a less harmful psycho-active drug! Hope this helps Dr Z

In brief: With so many

antidepressants available why would you even try something again which was had harmful side effects?? Ask your Primary Care Provider or Psychiatrist to refer you to a Psycopharmacologist.
...who will be able to suggest a less harmful psycho-active drug! Hope this helps Dr Z
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