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waking up several times

Hello.  My brother wakes up several times during his sleep with a feeling of wanting to vomit, but what he actually feels is that he can't breathe.  Sometimes this is followed by a seizure.  He has epilepsy now for at least 6 years and is taking the generic for Keppra twice a day. Someone told my mom it could be acid reflux, but I don't think that is true.  Maybe it is sleep apnea.  Any help?   Thanks.
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It's hard to say from what you've told me. However, it's certainly possible. Did you ever run it by his neurologist?
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