Effectiveness of eslicarbazepine acetate as add-on treatment to antiepileptic
monotherapy in adults with partial-onset seizures (EPOS study): analysis by baseline antiepileptic
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
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.
Teratogenic effects of antiepileptic
drugs: Use of an International Database on Malformations and Drug Exposure (MADRE).
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
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