Convulsions

  • Symptoms
    • Brief blackout followed by period of confusion
    • Drooling or frothing at the mouth
    • Eye movements
    • Grunting and snorting
    • Loss of bladder or bowel control
    • Sudden falling
    • Teeth clenching
    • Temporary halt in breathing
    • Uncontrollable muscle spasms with twitching and jerking limbs
    • Unusual behavior like sudden anger, sudden laughter, or picking at one's clothing

    The person may have warning symptoms before the attack, which may consist of:

    • Fear or anxiety
    • Nausea
    • Vertigo
    • Visual symptoms (such as flashing bright lights, spots, or wavy lines before the eyes)