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

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

 

 

Doctor: Thank you for writing to us.No, you should not stop taking the medication. This is because stopping the medication c an 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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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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