Epilepsy & Seizures
NEW ORLEANS – Although most eruptions are benign, certain symptoms raise concerns about rare and potentially fatal antiepileptic drug reactions....
From the Journals
CHICAGO—About half of staring spells referred to a new-onset seizure (NOS) clinic turn out to be epileptic seizures,...
Dr. Voinescu discusses changes in seizure frequency during pregnancy and what these changes mean for patient management.
Stress levels, EEG readings, and circadian patterns someday may be used to generate a daily seizure forecast, a researcher suggests.
At the American Epilepsy Society’s meeting in New Orleans, Dr. Nair described data about long-term treatment of epilepsy with responsive...
Prior to approval, vigabatrin had been included on an FDA list of off-patent, off-exclusivity branded drugs without approved generics.
Unplanned pregnancy among women with epilepsy is associated with twice the risk of spontaneous fetal loss (SFL) when...
BARCELONA - "There are patients in our clinics all of us - neurologists and psychiatrists - are missing."
WASHINGTON, DC—The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has reclassified Epidiolex, an oral cannabidiol (CBD) solution...
NEW ORLEANS – It is unclear whether the observed decline in SUDEP incidence resulted from an intensified focus on risk reduction.