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Seizures Developed From Childbirth?

I am 30 years old. My seizures developed after I havd my first child at 23. I had an epidural and I have read that there are long term side effects that are neorological. Has anyone else had this experience?
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replied March 1st, 2018
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
Epidural analgesia is not a strong risk factor for developing epilepsy. Epilepsy is usually idiopathic in nature.
Just continue your treatment and take your best care.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan
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