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I have epilepsy and am taking lamictal, but anytime im woken during the night I jerk and have seizures.I need help bc I have an infant?

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Dr. Andrew Reeves
Neurology

In brief: You

Should see an epileptologist--a neurologist with special training in epilepsy.

In brief: You

Should see an epileptologist--a neurologist with special training in epilepsy.
Dr. Andrew Reeves
Dr. Andrew Reeves
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Dr. William Goldie
Pediatrics - Neurology

In brief: Need neurologist

Lamictal is good but may not be for your type of seizures.
A quality eeg including sleep would be appropriate. Your level may be low. A good neurology evaluation seems in order.

In brief: Need neurologist

Lamictal is good but may not be for your type of seizures.
A quality eeg including sleep would be appropriate. Your level may be low. A good neurology evaluation seems in order.
Dr. William Goldie
Dr. William Goldie
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