Epilepsy - children - discharge

Seizure disorder in children - discharge

Your child has epilepsy. People with epilepsy have seizures. A seizure is a sudden brief change in the electrical and chemical activity in the brain.

After your child goes home from the hospital, follow the health care provider's instructions on how to care for your child. Use the information below as a reminder.

When Your Child was in the Hospital

What to Expect at Home

Activity and Lifestyle

Seizure Medicines

How to Respond to a Seizure

When to Call the Doctor