Simple partial seizures

He is an premature born 6months 15 days child. from birth he had an mild attacks ones in month , sometimes twice in month. we started a allopathic treatment since last 8 years. no recovery as such. he don't have any problem related to memory and learning. he is totally normal in all other aspects. his seizures stays for maximum 2-3 min then normal. an most important is he get attacks only at night not even single attack in day tiil now. i want your suggestion that what type of all this medical conditions and is this any better treatment.
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Venkat Raghav Bangalore | General Physician
Hello....he could have been prescribed medicines for epilepsy ...he should be taking it now... Withdrawal of medicines give a chance to seizure ...For some people, seizures occur exclusively during sleep. Called nocturnal seizure ,Nocturnal seizures can interrupt sleep, sometimes significantly. It is w sleep deprivation or a lack of sleep is a known trigger for seizures.. But treatment is same for all ..
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