Epilepsy & Seizures
Prior to approval, vigabatrin had been included on an FDA list of off-patent, off-exclusivity branded drugs without approved generics.
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.
BARCELONA - "There are patients in our clinics all of us - neurologists and psychiatrists - are missing."
At the American Epilepsy Society’s meeting in New Orleans, Dr. Nair described data about long-term treatment of epilepsy with responsive...
NEW ORLEANS – It is unclear whether the observed decline in SUDEP incidence resulted from an intensified focus on risk reduction.
Unplanned pregnancy among women with epilepsy is associated with twice the risk of spontaneous fetal loss (SFL) when...
NEW ORLEANS - Onset of refractory pediatric status epilepticus may peak between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m.
WASHINGTON, DC—The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has reclassified Epidiolex, an oral cannabidiol (CBD) solution...
From the Journals
Children whose mothers took valproate during pregnancy were significantly more likely to have ADHD diagnoses.