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What are epilepsy drug guidelines?

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It may take several months to find the right drug and dosage for you. It’s important to keep your follow-up appointments with your doctor and the lab to prevent any complications. If the drugs don’t work,

it may be because your seizures are related to epilepsy. Get a second opinion from a specialist and more testing to get a right diagnosis. Some people who have repeated seizures turn out not to have epilepsy.

From: Epilepsy Drugs to Treat Seizures WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Neil Lava on December 15, 2018

Medically Reviewed on 12/15/2018

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Epilepsy Foundation.

News release, FDA.

Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.

News release, UCB Inc.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on December 15, 2018

SOURCE: 

Epilepsy Foundation.

News release, FDA.

Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.

News release, UCB Inc.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on December 15, 2018

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