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... i am mum to six year old boy who has suffered epilepsy from birth. He has know been diagnosed as suffering from ADHD, which is sometime found along side epilepsy. ... (5 replies)
... HI my son is 7 and has complex partial epilepsy and diagnoised ADHD, he also has traits such as torrettes and autistic tendancies. ... (2 replies)
... Hi I was reading your story and I know what you are going through. Many of the adhd meds you list lower your seizure threshold. ... (6 replies)

... My son was diagnosed with ADHD about 3 years ago and just about 3 months ago got diagnosed with Generalized primary epilepsy. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for your reply, we have just spoke to his psygologist she does not feel that drugs of any sort will help the type of ADHD that my son has ? ... (2 replies)
Mar 1, 2004
... My son has had a diagnosis of ADHD as well as learning disabilities along with the epilepsy. He had neuropsych testing 18 months ago and is due another reevaluation at some point. ... (8 replies)
... If I Didn't I Dread To Think What State I Would Be In.if There Is Anyone Else Out There Using Stimulants To Control There Epilepsy Please Let Me Know? ... (10 replies)
... My son, is quite a bit older then your, but ,he's VERY, VERY, Very ADHD and with in the past 2 years has developed a seizure disorder, and has PDD which is autistic tendencies. ... (2 replies)
... The medication is a stimulant (amphetamine). It has a warning to "tell your doctor if you have seizures or epilepsy". Meaning it is NOT for patients that have seizures. The medication also (adderall) can stunt growth in young patients. This all from a very "generic" writing about the medication. There may be an alternative medication that can do what is needed but not... (2 replies)
... my daughter is 10 yrs old. She is taking Depakote ER for her epilepsy and is taking Adderall XR for her adhd. She seems to be doing very well. Her grades have even improved. ... (4 replies)
... If in fact a person has that combined with epilepsy I can't imagine what the brain is going through, let along the stress a person carries. ... (4 replies)
Eplepsy or ADHD
Mar 26, 2008
... had all the boxes ticked for tests for ADHD by her teachers, doctor and myself. ... (7 replies)
... Well, I am really scared. I was diagnosed in early 2000 as having severe bipolar disorder, ADHD and post-traumatic stress (due to being abused by relatives). I am not so sure. 1. Severe hallucinations. Full fledged all five senses involved; I would feel a sense of doom, as if something absolutely terrible was about to occur, then sensing a presence in the room. Often if the... (4 replies)
Eplepsy or ADHD
Mar 27, 2008
... Yakub, I am VERY cautious using the "c" word, meaning Cure or cured. People tend to think it is a "quick fix" when they see it in print. Medications or other treatments (natural for example) even surgery are VERY RARELY a "cure". They are "treatments" (i.e. used to prevent a problem). The word "cure" implies it will remove the problem (to repair, to fix, bring back to a... (7 replies)
Eplepsy or ADHD
Mar 27, 2008
... I was diagnosed with epilepsy after having a grand mal seizure at the age of 12. A few years later, whilst still trying to find the appropriate medication, I forget what it's called... ... (7 replies)
... Hi I would just like to say that the behavoural issue rings a bell....I "Became" epileptic recently (a year or so) but before that when I was a child I was "ADHD" my sister who is also Epileptic now was also diagnosed as hyperactive. We both had behavour issues and we were both medicated for it. Me more so than her. Our mother thinks maybe the Ritalin it's self caused this to... (18 replies)
... Jake is 8 and having no seizures on Lamictal, but his ADD is effecting his school work. He is very smart, but can't keep up at school. He isn't ADHD, he's not Hyper and he doesn't have behavior problems. He just can't stay focused. His teachers are concerned and he is upset because he always feels like he is behind and in trouble at school. We tried Straterra and he... (4 replies)
May 28, 2003
... Even if ADHD is not the proper dx, even if it is the TLE causing the problems with attention, the RItalin helped. ... (1 replies)
Epilepsy and ADHD
Jan 24, 2003
... that she is currently taking. She was started on the aderal because of a suspected learning disability and ADHD early last year. She was classified as being deficient in several perceptual skills and as ADHD. She will be retested soon. ... (5 replies)
... ars, and takes no medication. As a child, he was medicated for both his seizures and ADD but stopped medication at the age of 17 or so. I'm not sure what type of Epilepsy he has, but I know he had frequent seizures, and I'm pretty sure a few were grand mal seizuers. ... (5 replies)

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