I have focal seizures i'm on keepra can i stop

Patient

Q: I have focal seizures i'm on keepra can i stop taking the medication an take 1-2 tablespoons of hemp oil

Doctor

A:   Thank you for writing to us.

No, you should not stop taking the medication. This is because stopping the medication can cause increase in the seizures as a rebound effect. See a Doctor if you are having problems but do not stop taking the medication. All the best.

Hope this helps you.

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