Topic: Men With Epilepsy

Created By: Cessna_C130 | 2016-04-11 10:23 | 119 Views | 0 Comments

Hello everyone,

Recent events have motivated me to research seizures and eventually end up here. I think I may have epilepsy.

Within the last 2 years I believe I have had 5 seizures...

Created By: s64379 | 2016-04-05 18:10 | 144 Views | 0 Comments

I am a registered nurse with epilepsy who works with epilepsy patients.I am preparing to start a study on men with epilepsy and their sex lives.It is something that is seldom discussed between men...

Created By: Workingonit | 2016-04-04 16:03 | 108 Views | 0 Comments

Have had grand mal since approx. 14yrs, am 34 now & have had 9 total. Three within the last 8 months.
I get warnings like a CD skipping 1-2hrs before hand. I seem to be dehydrated or...

Created By: Georgio | 2016-03-27 13:46 | 161 Views | 1 Comment

Hi, My name is George, I was diagnosed with Juvenile Myclonic Epilepsy when I was 10 years old. At that time I used to have absence seizures that would last for up to 6 seconds. It got better with...

Created By: Sam Sonna | 2016-03-26 04:34 | 123 Views | 0 Comments


I had undergone surgery for Right Mesial Temporal Sclerosis on 14 December 2015. Just after one month I experience Status Epilepticus, which I never had before my hospital stay or...

Created By: drewray | 2016-03-23 19:57 | 157 Views | 1 Comment

How should I break it to them. How do I tell them they might need to protect their bed from me. Other than that I'm a great guy

Created By: Guest100 | 2016-03-06 06:06 | 192 Views | 0 Comments

Hi, my boyfriend is 29 he had had epilepsy since he was 17. There is no reason as to why he has it. He takes epilim chrono, I think it's 500. His seizures are brought on when he's not...

Created By: Guest100 | 2016-03-06 06:02 | 133 Views | 0 Comments

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Created By: enxi | 2016-02-13 21:33 | 171 Views | 0 Comments


I'm 35. I'm diabetic since 11 years. Runs in the family.

About 10 years ago, in March 2006, I woke up all sore and wet one night. I'd had a grand mal seizure - very first time -...

Created By: seizurefree75 | 2016-01-27 09:22 | 215 Views | 0 Comments

Hi everyone,

I have 30 second episodes and seizures at night, i.e. shaking left side of body and face.

I've seen a number of neurologists and have been to a clinic for a 10 day stay...

Created By: mick-ceitinn | 2015-12-15 17:10 | 294 Views | 1 Comment

Hi all,

I have been an epileptic for more than 20 years. I have been on half a dozen different meds like Depakote , gabapentin, phenetek - phenytoin dilanton a few others but now I am on...

Created By: andrew_merryman | 2015-12-10 16:02 | 250 Views | 0 Comments

Hi I'm a 33 year old male, have had epilepsy since I was 18 (or was diagnosed then). On average I have 10 to 30 seizures per month. They've tried carbamazepine, Topomax and now a mix of Dilantin...

Created By: Turbo051 | 2015-11-28 00:11 | 263 Views | 0 Comments

I am a 23 year old ive had seizures since i was 13 after having kemo treatment,

They put me on tegratol max dose witch helped but didn't stop it, now im on tegratol an limical i have been...

Created By: NoHelp | 2015-11-06 16:59 | 297 Views | 1 Comment

Hello my epalaptic brother I need your help I lost my license back in Feb for having a seizure & it's been well passed over 6 months but my neurologist keep dodging my calls & emails...

Created By: ChuckGamble1968 | 2015-10-05 13:47 | 348 Views | 1 Comment

Hi, I'm new to the forum.  I was diagnosed with epilepsy in 2011 after having two tonic-clonic seizures.  My neurologist put me on Keppra.  He started me on 2000 mg a day.  Since then, I've had...

Created By: Moha | 2015-08-30 17:26 | 322 Views | 0 Comments

Symptoms :-




Heat intolerance 

Muscle spasm

Unbearable Headache / increases with standing , on stairs , exercise 


Created By: Melindah | 2015-08-22 00:43 | 457 Views | 1 Comment

Are there any other men who are experiencing cyclic seizures? My husband has auras involving extreme feelings of dread, dejavu, upset stomach, and sweating about 3 days a month. It is so regular...

Created By: Ericburns | 2015-07-28 00:47 | 427 Views | 0 Comments

Hello everyone. I am 18 and 2 years ago was diagnosed with frontal lobe epilepsy. I've only had 2 seizures ever but was wondering if I've had some and never noticed it. The 2 I've had came just...

Created By: | 2015-07-12 14:22 | 459 Views | 0 Comments


I've been diagnosed with epilepsy for a few years now.  Although neurologist thinks I've probably had simple partials and complex partials since I was a teen-ager and that it was just...

Created By: | 2015-07-02 03:47 | 517 Views | 0 Comments

limital. no effect on my seizures, but my doctor likes doubling   dose after every seize.It did not cure my seizures but cured my sex life. I got him to reduce it to 400 mgs daily and left handd...