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Epilepsy Medications That Control Seizures - WebMD

5/12/2014
04:57 | Author: Steven Lewis

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Epilepsy Medications That Control Seizures - WebMD

In the past 15 years, the number of epilepsy drugs available has more than doubled. Learn how to find the right epilepsy medication for controlling your seizures.

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And until the 1990s, choosing an epilepsy drug was comparatively simple: only a handful were available. Taking epilepsy drugs has always been a fact of life for most people living with epilepsy.

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Epilepsy Treatment Seizure Control - Vimpat

11/21/2014
04:26 | Author: Allison King

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Epilepsy Treatment Seizure Control - Vimpat

If you have not yet achieved your personal best level of seizure control, there is hope. Ask your doctor if adding Vimpat to your existing epilepsy medications.

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Vimpat is a federally controlled substance (C-V) because it can be abused or lead to drug dependence. Do not give it to anyone else, because it may harm them. Keep your Vimpat in a safe place to protect it from theft.

Combination therapy is when two or more medicines are used together to treat a medical condition. When people with epilepsy don't get the seizure control they need from one medicine, research has shown that adding another medication may help.

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Epilepsy Treatment - Medications For Seizure Control

11/20/2014
02:11 | Author: Steven Lewis

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Epilepsy Treatment - Medications For Seizure Control

Seizures are commonly controlled by anticonvulsant drugs. This section will discuss the treatment of epilepsy, the best medications for seizure control, and.

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Uncontrolled Seizures Treatment - Temple Neurosciences Center

9/19/2014
12:32 | Author: Jeremy Rodriguez

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Uncontrolled Seizures Treatment - Temple Neurosciences Center

Medication, however, may prove ineffective for the control of seizures in a small but significant number of patients. The most common causes of treatment failure.

Seizures unresponsive to medication are considered "refractory" or "intractable." Treatment options include the following:

Temple University Health System, Inc., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

It is important to report to your doctor any symptoms you feel may be related to medication side effects. Do not adjust the dosage without first discussing it.

read more ». Charles Munyon, MD, has been appointed Director of Functional and Restorative Neurosurgery at Temple University Hospital, and Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery at Temple University School of Medicine.

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Adherence to treatment in patients with epilepsy Associations with

7/18/2014
02:45 | Author: Molly Young

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Adherence to treatment in patients with epilepsy Associations with

The associations between adherence and seizure control, perceptions of illness and Fifty-nine percent were estimated to be non-adherent to medication.

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