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Effectiveness of eslicarbazepine acetate as add-on treatment to antiepileptic monotherapy in adults with partial-onset seizures (EPOS study): analysis by baseline antiepileptic drug.
Physicians are advised to recommend that pregnant patients taking FYCOMPA enroll in the North American Antiepileptic Drug (NAAED) Pregnancy Registry.
The supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for the treatment of primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures (PGTC), Study 332, was based on a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group clinical study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of adjunctive Fycompa therapy in 164 patients aged 12 years and older with uncontrolled PGTC seizures receiving one to a maximum of three antiepileptic drugs.
Mothers who had epilepsy provided data about the use of antiepileptic drugs during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Today up to 30% of patients can be resistant to current antiepileptic medications and UCB's research and development programmes aim to support this significant unmet medical need.
Keppra is the first antiepileptic medication proven safe as an add-on treatment for juvenile myoclonic epilepsy.
95) examines all the issues involved in the epileptic woman's pregnancy, from nutrition and special risks to mother and fetus to what to expect, the use of antiepileptic drugs during pregnancy, and more.
Of the participants, 29 percent were taking a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor, commonly used for depression, and 17 percent were taking an antiepileptic drug, usually to help control pain.
plans to promote products in the field of neurology, including Eisai's proprietary antiepileptic agents Zonegran and Inovelon.
There is a significant need for new antiepileptic drugs, as no new agent
Adverse effects associated with tricyclic antidepressants have led to increased use of antiepileptic drugs for their analgesic activity.
In this article, the author describes the case of a patient with tinnitus who was successfully treated with the antiepileptic medication gabapentin.
The effects of antiepileptic therapy can be assessed only through evaluation of the patient's seizure frequency, a sometimes time-consuming process, especially if seizures are infrequent.
Of the 60 cases, 10 were treated and controlled with alteration in medications, including (in some cases) entrance into experimental antiepileptic drug studies.