If this does not stop the seizures
, you may need to switch to another drug such as trileptal, lamictal, keppra
, topamax etc. If you fail 2-3 drugs then you may be
a candidate for epilepsy surgery (Which requires a workup including MRI, Epilepsy monitoring unit
stay, PET scan, neuro-psych eval, and often invasive monitoring
The symptoms you describe
are NOT consistent with CJD.