This morning we had a nice breakfast with Moga (my mom). It was nice to get out of the house and just visit a little bit. Levi was lounging in his bean bag when Moga came in, and he started moving his arms and legs. I think he was excited to see her! He's never done this before, so I was as excited as Levi! He's been super smiley the last couple days. He used to only smile when bounced and, strangely, sometimes with a spasm. But now he smiles a lot. I do believe it's the decrease in Keppra. I spoke with the neurologist today because Levi has had a lot of seizures the last couple days, and I assume it's the fact that we are decreasing Keppra and still on a very low dose of Banzel, but I wanted her to be aware of it. She said we could return to 2 mls of Keppra, or wait and see how he does when he gets to a higher dose of Banzel. We decided to wait. We've seen so much progress in the last week and a half since the first decrease that we don't want to risk regression. Then today, praise the Lord, he didn't have quite as many seizures! One thing I find interesting is that the spasms and partial (or focal) seizures are almost equal. The spasms used to highly outnumber the partial. I don't know if it means anything, but I'm sure glad to see the spasms going down again! Please keep the prayers coming!
Wednesday: Spasms - 50 in 32 episodes; Partial - 47
Thursday: Spasms - 34 in 26 episodes; Partial - 30