I have sharp pains that hit me in my temples. Does anyone else have this pain and what do you do for it. I am 65 and had seizures since 13 years of age. This pain just started about 2 years ago. My neurologist gave me a antiflmatory but it does not help. Some times it wakes me up. The pain in my head is horrible.
Pain meds can cause constipation also.
I know that as an epileptic we need more sleep than the average person. I find myself taking naps just about every day because I’m tired no matter how much I may sleep the night before. I average about 5-6 hours because I’m a college student. Is this like really concerning or normal?
I’ ve had new med. 6 months ago. Fall asleep in chair! This med controls my seizures accept when I forget. I get plenty of sleep.
It has been almost one year since I was diagnosed with right temporal lobe epilepsy. I have tried Keppra (had to stop due to side effects) and am now on Briviact. My dosage was just increased due to a cluster of breakthrough seizures this week and I'm concerned that the drug may not work for me. I'm curious how long it took folks to find a drug regimen that worked best for them.
They only last for a couple of seconds but it’s multiple ones
I’ve had nocturnal seizures since the beginning and unless I wake up to an injury or different sleeping location than when went to bed I never know if they are still happening. There’s never any… read more
I guess I'm supposed to get one to test my brain...