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Pregnancy?

Pregnancy?

Not pregnant but wondering for the ladies that have kids and have epilepsy, how does or did the pregnancy effect your epilepsy?

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

They can because now my Sz are hormonally imbalanced. I have them around my period.

posted over 5 years ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

Pregnancies but as soon as they were born the fits started again so I do think that hormones can effect epilepsy.

posted almost 6 years ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

I have 4 children and stopped taking any medication while I was pregnant and I didn't have any fits throughout any of the pregna

posted almost 6 years ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

I have a new baby girl and when I was pregnant, the seizure stop all 9 months, I had a healthy baby girl...

posted almost 6 years ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

I had 2 while I was on class C epileptic meds. I was in my 20's and I had a quite a few more sz's in the 1st trisemester d/t the hormonal imbalance but after that I was ok.

posted almost 6 years ago
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