COVID-19 Testing & Treatment

Based on an article originally published February 28, 2020, and updated several times.

Video - COVID-19 And Epilepsy: What Is The Progress Toward Treatment And A Vaccine?

Video - COVID-19 And Epilepsy: Are There Concerns About Epilepsy Medicines And The Virus?

Video - COVID-19 And Epilepsy: What Are The Risks Of Stopping Immunosuppressant Medication?

Video - COVID-19 And Epilepsy: Will People Be Treated With Medicines If Testing Can’t Be Done In Hospital?

Authored By:

Judy Gretsch
Patty Obsorne Shafer RN, MN

on Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Reviewed By:

Elaine Wirrell MD
Jacqueline French MD
Judy Gretsch
Laura Weidner

on Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Resources

Epilepsy Centers

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Epilepsy Medication

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Epilepsy and Seizures 24/7 Helpline

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