Epilepsy & Seizures
The Food and Drug Administration has approved midazolam (Nayzilam) nasal spray for the acute treatment of intermittent, stereotypic episodes of...
PHILADELPHIA – Nearly a quarter of adults with epilepsy have moderate or severe insomnia, and insomnia symptoms are associated with depression,...
PHILADELPHIA – Identifying patients at high risk of readmission could reduce their financial and clinical burdens....
PHILADELPHIA – Structural and functional network MRI measures appear to identify patients at high risk for increased...
PHILADELPHIA – Symptoms reported most commonly were twitching/tremors, confusion, difficulty talking, impaired/loss of consciousness, stiffening,...
PHILADELPHIA – Two dosages of the CBD treatment appear to have similar efficacy, but the lower dose may be more...
PHILADELPHIA – Experimental treatment may benefit adolescents and adults with Angelman syndrome.
Vaccine-proximate febrile seizures accounted only for a small proportion of febrile seizures in the study.
News from the FDA/CDC
Between 2010 and early 2019, the FDA and poison control centers received 35 reports of seizures that mentioned the use of e-cigarettes
From the Journals
These findings suggest a lack of awareness of the teratogenic risks of valproate and topiramate on the part of physicians and patients.