Epilepsy or seizures - discharge

Focal seizure - discharge; Jacksonian seizure - discharge; Seizure - partial (focal) - discharge; TLE - discharge; Seizure - temporal lobe - discharge; Seizure - tonic-clonic - discharge; Seizure - grand mal - discharge; Grand mal seizure - discharge; Seizure - generalized - discharge

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

After you go home from the hospital, follow the health care provider's instructions on self-care. Use the information below as a reminder.

When You're in the Hospital

What to Expect at Home

Activity and Lifestyle

Seizure Medicines

How to Respond to a Seizure

When to Call the Doctor