Our expert says:
A lowered threshold for having seizures is a possible side effect of a number of antidepressants, in some people, and needs obviously to be discussed with your psychiatrist. The interactions between these drugs can be highly complex, and before adding a drug like Epilim to control a side-effect, one needs to be certain that the drug causing the side-effect is essential to maintain, rather than trying a different, alternative drug. If, as you say, it was a struggle to find meds that suited you, this may be understandable, as one would be reluctant to change from a drug that was working, if others had been properly tried and had failed to be useful.
I'm sure your doctor knows what he's doing - but even when we are brilliant doctors who know what we're doing, a second opinion can be helpful ( either to come up with a new idea, or to re-assure you that you're already on a sensible path ). Discuss this with your doctor - all good docs should be content to arrange for a second opinion, and to discuss this option.
Don't just abandon treatment ( and let him knwo you have thouht of this ) - the net effects of suddenly stopping such meds, or of not taking them, can be worse than the side-effects.
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