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Does Anyone Else Have Random Jerk Like Movements And Do They Know What It Is Or What It's Caused By?

Does Anyone Else Have Random Jerk Like Movements And Do They Know What It Is Or What It's Caused By?

I would say it was this year that I started getting these random jerking movements. Sometimes it would be my arm sometimes leg, sometimes whole upper body. Sometimes just the head. They come at complete random, and at start they were at extremely rare occurrence, maybe twice in a month or so. But then recently it progressed there was one day where it was going on for the entire afternoon/ evening. Someone who witnessed them suggested it being seizures, but I'm completely alert, awake, and my… read more

A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

I get the twitches also and they are seizures. Very small ones, but they leave an impact.

posted about 2 years ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

I do...my arms...right before I have a seizure...and then I get my black red and blue circle ⭕ and then i know to lay down.

posted about 2 years ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

I've had muscle twitches and jerking movements during the day. My neurologist told me it could be partial seizures.

posted about 2 years ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

This article explains very clearing the jerks and awareness.

https://www.epilepsy.com/learn/types-seizures

posted over 2 years ago
A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

Yes I think it just goes along with having epilepsy

posted over 2 years ago
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