Topic: Women With Epilepsy

Created By: Piperrr | 2016-08-25 19:24 | 0 Comments

Hello, i just came across this forum... I'm 27 and was diagnosed at 21. When i was 18 i was hit by a car and at 21 started having seizures. One Dr told me its not realted, other said it could...

Created By: waad rami | 2016-08-25 03:13 | 1 Comment

I had couple of seizures at the age of 9 and was diagnosed as photosensitive epilepsy and never got any treatment, doctors have advised my parents that it should fade out at adulthood which did...

Created By: erica19 | 2016-08-23 14:44 | 0 Comments

I get post seizure auras that last usually half hour or so before I am totally back "with it". I very often wake up having sex. This is not just with the partner I am currently with, but...

Created By: Sarinafarhan | 2016-08-23 07:55 | 2 Comments

Hi everyone. I am a 28 year old female.I have been married for about 2 years now and I have been on epival( sodium evaporate) and lamictal since I was 18. I never had a seizure during these 10...

Created By: Milo11 | 2016-08-17 14:31 | 1 Comment

Hi,

I have been having seizures for years. About a month ago I had a seizure that escalated into multiple seizures and I was hospitalized. My doctor increased my dose of Keppra XR and also...

Created By: Courtlynnw | 2016-08-15 20:47 | 3 Comments

Hello,
To begin, a little about my situation. I'm early 20's and began having seizures during my menstrual cycle every month when I was 19. It's been well controlled for the...

Created By: gardezi | 2016-08-15 02:36 | 1 Comment

Hi, My wife(age 31) got absence seuizer 4 years ago which initially last for just one minute .we got MRI test and neuro Suggest for Epival 250 MG two times a day . after getting Epival about 2...

Created By: kayasme | 2016-08-09 01:52 | 1 Comment

I have had increased anxiety with seizures. They have gotten stronger in the past five years. My eeg shows no changes in location (at least the doctor didn't mention any change). Any...

Created By: jhinckley | 2016-08-03 20:34 | 0 Comments

I've been on lamictal for about 2 years now, and have noticed that sex is very painful (sometimes even a tampon hurts). I had been on Keppra for 3+ years before and had no side effects. I...

Created By: bphelps83 | 2016-08-03 17:01 | 0 Comments

Okay, so this is my question. Does the brain ever get used to seizures.I got diagnosed with epilepsy (grand mal) when I was 17 put on meds until I was 28 when I was given a clean bill of health...

Created By: malakwills | 2016-07-31 01:00 | 0 Comments

Hello, I'm 22 years old. I've been having seizures since I was 7 years old. I have my episodes around when my period starts and was wondering if any of you guys have had a hysterectomy...

Created By: Abby Jo | 2016-07-27 23:42 | 1 Comment

Hello, I'm not sure if I've been having seizures or if something else is wrong with me. I'm a 20 year old woman and for the past 3 years I've been having these "episodes...

Created By: rsomerville | 2016-07-24 02:57 | 0 Comments

My 17 year old daughter has started getting seizures about 3 months ago. Her first one came after some "woman troubles" during one of her periods (I don't want to be too specific)....

Created By: staringinthestars | 2016-07-15 23:05 | 0 Comments

I am currently 19 weeks pregnant with my first child. As of recently, I have been having a lot of auras. Today was very different. I actually had a full blown out seizure with a tingling sensation...

Created By: missjenteachesart | 2016-07-12 01:38 | 1 Comment

I do not know anyone else who has seizures in my day to day life, so I have come here to find other people to talk too. I do not really know how to start talking about all these very difficult...

Created By: Lisa B. | 2016-07-01 09:23 | 0 Comments

Greetings,
I have been recently diagnosed with complex partial seizures. I wanted to know if anyone is also taking Tamoxifen. This medicine is a preventative for breast cancer. My...

Created By: suomynona | 2016-06-29 06:13 | 0 Comments

Hi, i was diagnosed with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy ~3 years ago when i was 19. I have been taking a homeopathic medicine since then. I get 1 seizure every two months even while taking this...

Created By: Meghan B | 2016-06-26 15:21 | 0 Comments

Hey All. I was diagnosed with temporal lobe epilepsy after I started having tonic clonic seizures two years ago, since then I've been put on lamotrigine (150mg in the day, 50mg at night) the...

Created By: Cheymariehagar | 2016-06-22 21:48 | 0 Comments

Hi everyone, I was diagnosed with epilepsy when I was 8, I am now 22 and I am still having grand-mal seizures. One thing I have noticed as I am getting older is how much more the seizure is...

Created By: Samkayw | 2016-06-15 13:29 | 0 Comments

I'm not sure if any women on here have periventricular heterotopia(which is the cause for my epilepsy) but I was at my genetics clinic this morning for a follow up appointment as they now...

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