Seizures - Check Your Symptoms
If you answer yes to any of the following questions, click on the "Yes" in front of the question for information about how soon to see a health professional.
health risks that may increase the seriousness of your
If your child is younger than 6 years, has a fever, and has
had a seizure, go to the topic
Was this your first seizure?
Do you think your seizure was caused by a medicine?
Do you think that your seizure was caused by withdrawal from alcohol or a medicine, including an illegal drug?
Do you have epilepsy?
Do you think you may have had a seizure without loss of consciousness?
Do you have epilepsy and you are pregnant or thinking about becoming pregnant?
If a visit to a health professional is not needed immediately, see the Home Treatment section for self-care information.
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
November 23, 2009
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