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You may be taking one or more medicines
seizures. To get the most benefit from them, you need
to consistently take the right dose of the right medicine at the right time.
This can be difficult. But by following a few key tips, you can do it.
Here's how you
can get started taking your medicines properly.
Work with your doctor to
make a medicine plan. Things to think about include:
Taking medicines properly means
taking the right dose of the right medicines at the right time. To be sure you
are taking your medicines properly, you may want to have a system to keep
track of when and how you take your pills.
Keep the following in mind
as you follow your medicine plan.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerJohn Pope, MD - PediatricsSpecialist Medical ReviewerSteven C. Schachter, MD - Neurology
Current as ofFebruary 19, 2016
Current as of:
February 19, 2016
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Steven C. Schachter, MD - Neurology
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