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ALLMedicine™ Antiepileptic Drugs Center

Research & Reviews  6,961 results

Antiepileptic drugs and prostate cancer risk in the Finnish Randomized Study of Screeni...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.33535
International Journal of Cancer; Salminen JK, Kuoppamäki V et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Antiepileptic drugs (AED) with histone deacetylase (HDAC) inhibitor properties decrease prostate cancer (PCa) cell proliferation in vitro. A population-based cohort of 78 615 men was used to evaluate the risk of prostate cancer among users of AEDs...

Acute withdrawal of new-generation antiepileptic drugs in epilepsy monitoring units: Sa...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2021.107846
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Chou CC, Lin PT et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Acute withdrawal of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) is a safe and effective approach to provoking seizures in order to complete video-electroencephalogram (V-EEG) studies in a timely manner. Previous studies have focused only on withdrawal from convent...

A hydrogen sulfide donor suppresses pentylenetetrazol-induced seizures in rats via PKC ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejphar.2021.173959
European Journal of Pharmacology; Zhu Z, He Y et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Epilepsy is a serious neurological disorder. Available antiepileptic drugs are still lacking. Hydrogen sulfide (H2S), a neuron-protective endogenous gasotransmitter, is reported to have effect on epilepsy. But it remains to be determined for its m...

Epilepsy treatment outcomes in the referral hospitals of northeast Ethiopia.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2021.106584
Epilepsy Research; Biset G, Woday A

Feb 21st, 2021 - Globally, more than half of the epileptic patients have uncontrolled seizures despite treatment with the appropriate antiepileptic drugs. However, the problem has been remained under-reported especially in developing countries. Therefore, this stu...

A Systematic Review of Seizure-Freedom Rates in Patients With Benign Epilepsy of Childh...
https://doi.org/10.1097/WNF.0000000000000435
Clinical Neuropharmacology; Gerstl L, Willimsky E et. al.

Feb 19th, 2021 - The objective of this study was to evaluate seizure remission rates in patients with benign epilepsy of childhood with centrotemporal spikes (BECTS) receiving antiepileptic drugs. PubMed and Web of Science were searched for studies on pharmacother...

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Guidelines  23 results

Ethosuximide, sodium valproate or lamotrigine for absence seizures in children and adolescents
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD003032.pub4/full
Brigo,F.,et al

Feb 7th, 2019 - Absence seizures (AS) are brief epileptic seizures which present in childhood and adolescence. Depending on clinical features and electroencephalogram (EEG) findings they are divided into typical, atypical absences, and absences with special featu...

Ketogenic diets for drug‐resistant epilepsy.
https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cdsr/doi/10.1002/14651858.CD001903.pub4/full
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews;

Nov 6th, 2018 - Ketogenic diets (KDs), being high in fat and low in carbohydrates, have been suggested to reduce seizure frequency in people with epilepsy. At present, such diets are mainly recommended for children who continue to have seizures despite treatment ...

Practice guideline update summary: Efficacy and tolerability of the new antiepileptic drugs ...
http://n.neurology.org/content/91/2/74
Kanner, A.

Jul 9th, 2018 - To update the 2004 American Academy of Neurology (AAN) guideline for treating new-onset focal or generalized epilepsy with second- and third-generation antiepileptic drugs (AEDs).

Practice guideline update summary: Efficacy and tolerability of the new antiepileptic d...
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000005755
Neurology Kanner AM, Ashman E et. al.

Jun 14th, 2018 - To update the 2004 American Academy of Neurology (AAN) guideline for treating new-onset focal or generalized epilepsy with second- and third-generation antiepileptic drugs (AEDs). The 2004 AAN criteria were used to systematically review literature...

Practice guideline update summary: Efficacy and tolerability of the new antiepileptic d...
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000005756
Neurology Kanner AM, Ashman E et. al.

Jun 14th, 2018 - To update the 2004 American Academy of Neurology guideline for managing treatment-resistant (TR) epilepsy with second- and third-generation antiepileptic drugs (AEDs). 2004 criteria were used to systemically review literature (January 2003 to Nove...

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Drugs  25 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  7,245 results

Antiepileptic drugs and prostate cancer risk in the Finnish Randomized Study of Screeni...
https://doi.org/10.1002/ijc.33535
International Journal of Cancer; Salminen JK, Kuoppamäki V et. al.

Feb 26th, 2021 - Antiepileptic drugs (AED) with histone deacetylase (HDAC) inhibitor properties decrease prostate cancer (PCa) cell proliferation in vitro. A population-based cohort of 78 615 men was used to evaluate the risk of prostate cancer among users of AEDs...

Acute withdrawal of new-generation antiepileptic drugs in epilepsy monitoring units: Sa...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2021.107846
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Chou CC, Lin PT et. al.

Feb 24th, 2021 - Acute withdrawal of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) is a safe and effective approach to provoking seizures in order to complete video-electroencephalogram (V-EEG) studies in a timely manner. Previous studies have focused only on withdrawal from convent...

A hydrogen sulfide donor suppresses pentylenetetrazol-induced seizures in rats via PKC ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejphar.2021.173959
European Journal of Pharmacology; Zhu Z, He Y et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Epilepsy is a serious neurological disorder. Available antiepileptic drugs are still lacking. Hydrogen sulfide (H2S), a neuron-protective endogenous gasotransmitter, is reported to have effect on epilepsy. But it remains to be determined for its m...

Epilepsy treatment outcomes in the referral hospitals of northeast Ethiopia.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eplepsyres.2021.106584
Epilepsy Research; Biset G, Woday A

Feb 21st, 2021 - Globally, more than half of the epileptic patients have uncontrolled seizures despite treatment with the appropriate antiepileptic drugs. However, the problem has been remained under-reported especially in developing countries. Therefore, this stu...

A Systematic Review of Seizure-Freedom Rates in Patients With Benign Epilepsy of Childh...
https://doi.org/10.1097/WNF.0000000000000435
Clinical Neuropharmacology; Gerstl L, Willimsky E et. al.

Feb 19th, 2021 - The objective of this study was to evaluate seizure remission rates in patients with benign epilepsy of childhood with centrotemporal spikes (BECTS) receiving antiepileptic drugs. PubMed and Web of Science were searched for studies on pharmacother...

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News  587 results

Choosing Contraception for Young Women With Seizure Disorders: New Guidance From ACOG
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/930698

Jun 8th, 2020 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Ob/gyns and others who care for women often encounter teens and young women with seizure disorders. Many of these patients take antiepileptic drugs (AEDs). The American College of Obstetricians and Gyne...

Off to College: Safe to Stop His Antiepileptic Drug?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/926980_2

Mar 22nd, 2020 - My Take on Deprescribing Antiepileptic Drugs Records from the patient's workup 5 years earlier and the last clinic note from neurology, dated 2 years earlier, are available. At that time, the neurologist recommended continuing his treatment. Befor...

Antiepileptic drugs may not independently impair cognition
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/217306/epilepsy-seizures/antiepileptic-drugs-may-not-independently-impair/page/0/1?channel=258

Feb 13th, 2020 - Approximately 45% of patients were prescribed AED polypharmacy on admission, 25. 1% were prescribed AED monotherapy, and 29.

Mothers on Antiepileptic Meds Can Safely Breast-feed
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/923355

Jan 2nd, 2020 - A new study provided reassuring findings for women who wish to breast-feed their infants but are taking antiepileptic drugs (AEDs). Investigators analyzed the infant-to-mother concentration of AEDS at 5 and 20 weeks postpartum in blood samples of ...

High infantile spasm risk should contraindicate sodium channel blocker antiepileptics
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/epilepsyresourcecenter/article/214010/epilepsy-seizures/high-infantile-spasm-risk-should?channel=53
M. Alexander Otto

Dec 10th, 2019 - BALTIMORE – Sodium channel blocker antiepileptic drugs increase the risk of infantile spasms sevenfold in children with Down syndrome, tuberous sclerosis complex, hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy, and other nonsyndromic epilepsy conditions with inf.

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