I was wondering if anyone seen their loved one with epilepsy have hallucinations? My daughter took her Keppra then a.hour later. I saw punching the air. She was definitely in her own zone. I asked her what was wrong and she stared at me with a blank face.
I had my checkup with one of my doctors.I was telling him that I see these people my mom,my dad.and 2 friends( all deceased) for a few seconds.The doctor said to talk to my neurologist that he thinks that my seizures are causing me to have hallucinations.Can anybody give me some input?
Mine are horrifying. Every night.
I been diagnosed with generalized epilepsy and schizophrenia. I always wonder if my auditory hallucinations is all seizure related. I have an up comming EMU stay hoping they find something been dealing with all this too long. 😕
Honestly tho id take seizures over schizophrenia.
I don’t know for sure if hallucinations are another type of seizure. But I do know for a fact that medication‘s can cause a side effect of hallucinations because I experienced it with Topamax.
Im really struggling at the moment. I see things that aren’t there, specifically at night, it scares the life out of me and I can’t sleep. Im on Lamotrigine and currently having my dose increased slowly (25mg every 2 weeks) I don’t know if it’s due to the medication or a type of seizure in itself. They don’t happen every night, but enough to be a worry. Impossible to get an appointment with my neurologist at the moment too!
Hey ! 😊 I Hope you’re doing good. I’m curious about what kind of hallucinations you have at night? I have hallucinations too in the dark but I’m not taking the epilepsy medication anymore…
I know I already asked about hallucinations and there was a few answers. I've talked to my neurologist, he doesn't think the hallucinations are caused by the med I'm on but he's changing the med anyway because it isn't fully controlling the seizures possibly (?) (I maybe having them in my sleep, we don't know for sure) but better safe than sorry. But, even before the med change I was experiencing paranoia, not like I was paranoid I was going to have a seizure, but like legit paranoia at night… read more
Ok, so update and has been confirmed by tests I have narcolepsy in addition to my epilepsy. The narcolepsy was/causes my hallucination. I was misdiagnosed with psychotic depression which was dangerous… read more
I feel like I'm going crazy!!
all the time I have been told that I also have pseudoseizures mixed in with my regular seizures so then I have even more panic attacks nightmares and night terrors from PTSD and see shadow people
Before these seizures started to happen, I remember some of the strange things that would happen to me they never crossed my mind before until these seizures began and got me questioning possible causes
the one thing that I strangely remember is seeing spiders crawling on the walls coming towards me I would wake up at night and see spiders crawling on my walls on my bed it was very frightening at the time plus I don't like spiders I thought nothing of it at the time this happened probably… read more
Last night, well I guess early this am I was awoken due to a dream that I have had before 1 other time, but this time I felt completely different. It felt as if my brain was rapidly firing vivid images still and like it was tremoring out of control. I have have had slight brain tremors before but nothing like I felt last night/this am. It was about 330am. It took about 15ins for calm to restore and I was not able to go back to sleep. More like I just laid there with my eyes closed… read more
I've had seizures since the summer I began menstruating, and I'm now 51. The last 10 yrs have been particularly bad. I would have these 'anniversary' attacks around Christmas holidays, where they'd… read more
Hello I have partial seizures and right now I am on toparimate, lamotrigine, clonazepam, Citalopram and days before and after my period acetazolamide. I used to have Generalized so I got a VNS (Vagus Nerve Stimulator) and I was good for 1 year, but then the seizures came back and my neurologist now says they have changed to partial. She first suggested switching to perampenal, but I saw all bad reviews and I’m conflicted if I should switch medications. Does anyone have any good suggestions?
I tend to see things when I have my seizures. It's really crazy. One time when they had to revive me, it was like I could see them from above working on me and shocking me with the paddles. Other times it's like I see things constantly that I know aren't there. I see stuff like wavy lines, curvy spikes and colors and crazy looking designs for stuff in my head. I want to use what I see to help me later on to become a glass artist like Dustin Revere. Dude busted his ass despite being an epileptic… read more
My parents won't record mine. They're too crazy lol. I get really bad TC seizures sometimes and man you are so sore after waking up from 10-30 of those things