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Can sertraline cause epilepsy?

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Can sertraline cause epilepsy?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 2 months ago.

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Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 2 months ago.

sertraline does not cause epilepsy itself but it increases seizure frequency in patients who are already epileptics.

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Expert:  Dr Uzair replied 2 months ago.

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