I was wondering if anyone knows how I would begin to get CBD or Rick Simpson Oil which I’ve heard works wonderful for people Like me with generalized Grand Mal Epilepsy and have not had any luck with medication controlling my seizures
Has anyone tried and complementary therapies such as massage, aromatherapy, acupuncture alongside their AED's to help with the side effects of their medications or just to help lower their stress levels to try and control their seizures? I've had acupuncture and absolutely hated it so I'm wondering if its worth trying anything else.
Does anyone use medical marijuana (CBD oil) for treating juvenile myoclonic seizures? The medicine I take now doesn't completely work, and I'm seeking new treatment options.
Has anyone had experience with cannabidiol, the active ingredient in Charlotte's Web?
As the Neurologist seem to be throwing long named medication at us in a scattergun approach. The big corporations have succeeded in making us all believe herbs are for loonies and witches, even though the just strip the necessary constituents out of herbs and package it differently, then charge a fortune. I thought it might be beneficial looking at complimentary routes? Thoughts?
Wish herb was legal
My daughter is almost 5, she takes keppra for her seizures. They are controlled very well but she has mood swings. Is there anything that would help her?
Does anyone have any information regarding the use of essential oils affecting epilepsy and triggering seizures?
This is true and the essential oil brand I use has a warning leaflet in the packaging that some can exacerbate and cause seizures.
Any good aromatherapist should be aware of this