Role of Seizure Alerts


There are no devices available that have been proven to prevent SUDEP. Yet, since SUDEP most often occurs during sleep, some people with seizures at night may be helped by having a way to let others know if a seizure occurs. Ideally, they could get help more quickly. Here’s some common questions and information about seizure alerts.


Download this factsheet before purchasing a seizure alert device to help you make the best decision for yourself or a loved one:

Authored By:


on Saturday, October 26, 2013

Reviewed By:

Daniel Friedman MD
Patty Obsorne Shafer RN, MN

on Tuesday, November 12, 2019


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