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Advice on pip tribunal
Back in June last year I was given Buccolam, emergency medication to be taken along with my repeat prescription medications for my epilepsy for when I needed it at night for my epilepsy along with the medication I am taking. This needed to be administered by my husband in case I fell into status epilepticus I contacted the DWP to inform this as I thought this would be seen as a change in circumstances and would help with my benefit allowance. I was currently on standard rate mobility. The day time living allowance I was never given. The assessment was the usual 25 minute affair which looked like the 0 points had looked like had already been put on and my benefit was stripped off. After applying and then going through mandatory reconsideration I finally got to tribunal, but when I got there the judge looked at all my personal and medical evidence and doctors letters, including cognitive and memory issues, and difficulties stated that I put that my claim was for nocturnal epilepsy and that this was not eligible for pip. After stating that if he wanting to see a day time fit, I would just stop take my medication and I would have one as the only reason I don't have them is that they are under control, all three members were quite happy to see me again themselves and asking my representative to write a submission and this would be in approx 3 to 4 months time. Phoning the tribunal courts get you know where and not only do I feel that I have been stripped off my benefit but that I am struggling of what to do now. Can you offer any advice or is it the usual just sit and wait