Confidently and accurately support your patients with epilepsy through their pregnancy journey. Learn how to navigate pregnancy planning, promote optimal outcomes for both parent and baby, and provide the essential support they need during this major life milestone.
THIS CONTENT IS INTENDED AS AN INFORMATIONAL TOOL ONLY FOR MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS.
It is not intended for use by individual patients seeking medical advice. It is also not intended to be relied on as a replacement for a clinician’s independent professional judgment in determining the best course of treatment for each patient on an individualized basis.
Epilepsy Diagnosis & Living With Epilepsy
Contraception Options for Patients Who Take Anti-seizure Medications
Help your patients with epilepsy find the best contraception option while maintaining seizure control and anti-seizure medication safety.
Folic Acid & Supplements
Learn about how folic acid and other supplements are important to help support a healthy pregnancy for patients with epilepsy.
Pregnancy Planning With Epilepsy
Learn why planning for pregnancy is important for patients and how to help them get started.
Anti-seizure Medications & Child Development
Learn how to help patients with epilepsy understand how some anti-seizure medications may affect child development.
Heredity & Epilepsy
Learn how to help patients with epilepsy understand the relationship between epilepsy and heredity.
Switching Anti-seizure Medications
Learn how to help patients with epilepsy plan an anti-seizure medication switch prior to conception to support a healthy pregnancy.
Pregnancy & Delivery With Epilepsy
Learn how to help patients with epilepsy manage aspects of their pregnancy, including scheduling needed appointments, anti-seizure medication management, and planning for labor and delivery.
Anti-seizure Medication Level Checks During Pregnancy
Learn how to help your patients with epilepsy manage their anti-seizure medication levels during pregnancy to maintain seizure stability while supporting the health of their baby.
Learn how to help patients with epilepsy maintain seizure stability and understand the importance of anti-seizure medication level checks before and during pregnancy.
Postpartum & Epilepsy
Breastfeeding & Epilepsy
Research shows patients with epilepsy can safely breastfeed their baby while taking anti-seizure medication dosage for optimal seizure control.
Learn how to help patients with epilepsy create a postpartum care plan that includes anti-seizure medication tapering, contraceptives, breastfeeding, and more.
Anti-seizure Medication Tapering Post-Pregnancy
Learn about tapering anti-seizure medications for patients with epilepsy after delivery.