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I have seizures off and on, like 5 months apart. Is there

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I have seizures off and on , like 5 months apart. Is there anything, I can do besides seizure medicene, which has side affects.
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: None at present.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I have low blood sugar, Hep C and Raynauds, poor circulation in arms and feet, so I get cold easily.
JA: Do you have a fever? Do you have any other existing medical conditions?
Customer: none, that I know of. The first seizure was from not eating all day, 20 years ago and going thur medipause.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 8 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 8 months ago.

what seizure medications have you tried ?

you have tried keppra and dilantin?

what side effects do these medications cause for you?