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Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions!

Dr. Radhika A (Md) 85% (10 ratings)
MD - Acupuncture, Diploma In Accupuncture, Advanced Diploma In Accupuncture
Acupuncturist, Delhi  •  12 years experience
Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions!

Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Homeopathic Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions
Acupuncture Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions
Psychotherapy Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions
Conventional / Allopathic Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions
Surgical Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions
Dietary & Herbal Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions
Other Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions
What is Epilepsy & Convulsions
Symptoms of Epilepsy & Convulsions
Causes of Epilepsy & Convulsions
Risk factors of Epilepsy & Convulsions
Complications of Epilepsy & Convulsions
Lab Investigations and Diagnosis of Epilepsy & Convulsions
Precautions & Prevention of Epilepsy & Convulsions
Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Homeopathic Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Homeopathy is strongly recommended for the treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions. Homeopathy calms one’s brain from the terrible jerks with out any side-effects. Homeopathy can really do wonders for these patients. Following are some homeopathic remedies for epilepsy and convulsions.

Calcarea carbonica
Cuprum Metallicum
Silicea
Nux vomica
Hyoscyamus
Belladonna
Causticum 

Acupuncture Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Acupuncture is very useful for epilepsy, depending upon the type and extent of a person’s epilepsy. Acupuncture treatment helped reduce the frequency and severity of their seizures. Acupuncture targets the cause of an illness. 

Psychotherapy and Hypnotherapy Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Psychotherapy and hypnotherapy helps to address   the   problems   commonly   experienced   by   epilepsy and convulsion patients   and   their families. Psychotherapy and hypnotherapy can help in stress relief. They can help in better coping and early relief.

Conventional / Allopathic Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Carbamazepine is usually used as a first line of treatment in epilepsy.

Long-term anticonvulsant drug therapy is the most common form of epilepsy treatment. 

Surgical Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Surgery is used when drug treatments fail and the brain tissue causing the seizures is confined to one area and can safely be removed without affecting speech, memory or some other important brain function. 

Dietary & Herbal Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Diet rich in fatty foods like cream, butter and mayonnaise.
Avoid vegetables, bread, pasta and fluids.
Reducing the intake of carbohydrates
Other Treatment of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Yoga helps to re-establish a balance between those aspects of a person’s health that cause Epilepsy & Convulsions. 

What is Epilepsy & Convulsions?

Epilepsy is a disorder in which nerve cells of the brain from time to time release abnormal electrical impulses. Epilepsy is a physical condition caused by sudden, brief changes in how the brain works.

Symptoms of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Syncope or fainting
Unusual rolling of the eyes
Clenching or grinding of the teeth
Noisy breathing
Loss of control of the bowel or bladder
A slight jerking movement of the head or an arm

Causes of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Genetic Disorders
problems during birth
an infection in the brain
Fever
Kidney and Liver Failure
brain damage from a stroke or head Injury
drug and Alcohol Abuse
Alzheimer’s Disease
Brain Tumor
Kidney and Liver Failure 

Risk factors of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Medical Conditions
Heart, Kidney and Liver failure
Genetic Factors
High fever
Poor nutrition
Exposure to Lead and Carbon monoxide
Medication interactions
alcohol or illegal drugs

Complications of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Car accidents
Pregnancy complications
Sudden Death
Learning Disabilities
Injuries
Chronic Brain Damage 

Diagnosis of Epilepsy & Convulsions

Diagnosis of epilepsy usually depends upon lots of different things, including the patient’s medical history and the circumstances when seizures occur. They will also ask about what happens during seizures. If epilepsy is serious and difficult to control, brain surgery (neurosurgery) may be an option.

Precautions & Prevention of Epilepsy & Convulsions 

Use safety belts and helmets while driving or skating
Avoid cigarettes
Controlling blood pressure
Control of fever in children
Safe delivery
Limit intake of alcohol
Follow a healthy diet

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