Sorry about the long delay in replying to your very important question. Your son is autistic and also has epilepsy. He requires treatment on Epilim to control his epilepsy. He is now soiling himself at school which is a very big problem for him and for you. The question is, is this soiling due to a constipation problem with overflow stools leaking past constipated stools or is this soiling problem due to a psychological cause? Most soiling problems in boys of 9 years is caused by a psychological cause. The first thing you need to do is to take your son to be seen by a paediatrician so that the first possible cause, namely that of chronic constipation can be diagnosed or excluded. If your son does not have chronic constipation, the paediatrician will then advise you how to deal with a possible psychological cause.
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