Information for you
Information about medicines
Some epilepsy medicines can cause problems if used during pregnancy. It’s important to be aware of the risks for your medicine and to get medical advice before making any changes to your treatment.
Looking after a baby when you have epilepsy
If you have seizures, you may need to do some extra planning around how to look after your baby safely once they arrive.
It’s also important to remember to take care of yourself! Read our guide for parents and carers via the link below
Family Planning Association (FPA)
Information and advice about sexual health, contraception, planning a pregnancy and unplanned pregnancy
National Childbirth Trust (NCT)
Information and advice about pregnancy, birth and parenting
Tel: 0300 330 0700
Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
Factsheets on a wide range of topics related to pregnancy and birth
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