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I had a partial seizure yesterday, my first for 3 and half years after I was put on Keppra/Leviceteram to stop them. It wasn't a tonic/clonic that I used to have so I didn't pass out but gutted to know the AED's didn't prevent it. I guess I'd like to know if this was a one off and just increase the med dosage for a while or could it be the start of another cluster of them?


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Hi, Thank you for posting and we understand your frustrations and concerns. We cannot determine if this most recent seizure you experienced is one off event or not. It’s important that you're following-up with your healthcare team to review this further and if you continue to experience any changes seizure types/frequency, moods, behaviors,symptoms and side effects, to determine what individual treatment plan is best for you. You may want to consider keeping a journal or diary. My Seizure Diary: a great tool for identifying & tracking seizures, setting reminders,managing medications & side effects, recording medical history, moods, behaviors, triggers, and other personal experiences, that may affect seizures and wellness, which can be shared with your healthcare team. Additionally, you may always contact our 24/7 Helpline, where trained information specialists are available to answer your questions, offer help, hope, support, guidance, and access to national and local resources. 1-800-332-1000, or



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