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In addition to Lennox-Gastaut syndrome treatment Inovelon(R)/Banzel(R), Eisai currently markets Zonegran(R) (sodium/calcium channel blocking antiepileptic agent marketed in Europe, the United States and Asia under license from the originator, Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma Co.
The company has already submitted marketing authorization applications for three more products-anticancer agent Halaven(R) (eribulin mesylate) and AMPA-type glutamate receptor antagonist FYCOMPA(R) (perampanel), both of which are global products, and antiepileptic agent Exalief(R) (brand name in the EU: Zebinix(R), under license from the originator BIAL-Portela & Ca S.
He also participated in numerous business development activities at Sepracor, eventually leading to in-licensing eslicarbazepine, an antiepileptic agent with potential uses in epilepsy, bipolar disease and neuropathic pain.
A highly effective antiepileptic agent KEPPRA has a wide margin of safety and a straightforward pharmacokinetic profile that distinguishes it from other currently available antiepileptic drugs.
Sales of Coniel, a treatment for hypertension and angina pectoris, and Depakene, an antiepileptic agent, were maintained at similar levels to those recorded in the previous fiscal year.
Sales of Coniel, a treatment for hypertension and angina pectoris, and Depakene, an antiepileptic agent, were maintained at levels similar to those achieved in the first nine months of last fiscal year.
Multiorgan Hypersensitivity Reactions: Multiorgan hypersensitivity reactions (also known as Drug Reaction with Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms, DRESS) have been reported in patients treated with some antiepileptic agents.
The analysis controlled for antiepileptic agents as well as the use of NSAIDs and anticoagulant or antiplatelet drugs.
plans to promote products in the field of neurology, including Eisai's proprietary antiepileptic agents Zonegran and Inovelon.
The rare condition is most commonly associated with the aromatic-ring antiepileptic agents (carbamazepine, phenobarbital, and phenytoin), but it has also been reported with other anticonvulsants, such as lamotrigine, particularly when used in combination with valproic acid, said Dr.
Information on several of the new antiepileptic agents is summarized in the tables.
Computer-Based Strategies Towards the Discovery of New Antiepileptic Agents
In addition to Halaven being launched, the company currently has submitted the anticancer agent Gliadel, the antiepileptic agents Fycompa and Inovelon as well as the antiobesity agent BELVIQ for review.
The Food and Drug Administration issued an alert in 2008 warning health care providers of an increased risk of suicidal thoughts and behavior in patients taking antiepileptic agents.