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ALLMedicine™ Generalized Tonic-clonic Seizures Center

Research & Reviews  915 results

Twenty-four-hour patterns in electrodermal activity recordings of patients with and wit...
https://doi.org/10.1111/epi.16843
Epilepsia Vieluf S, Amengual-Gual M et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Daytime and nighttime patterns affect the dynamic modulation of brain and body functions and influence the autonomic nervous system response to seizures. Therefore, we aimed to evaluate 24-hour patterns of electrodermal activity (EDA) in patients ...

The number and periodicity of seizures induce cardiac remodeling and changes in micro-R...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2021.107784
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Pansani AP, Ghazale PP et. al.

Feb 6th, 2021 - Generalized tonic-clonic seizures (GTCS) are the main risk factor for sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). Also, among the several mechanisms underlying SUDEP there is the cardiac dysfunction. So, we aimed to evaluate the impact of the num...

Low-dose phenobarbital for epilepsy with myoclonic absences: A case report.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.braindev.2020.12.018
Brain & Development; Ito S, Nagumo K et. al.

Jan 19th, 2021 - Epilepsy with myoclonic absences (EMA) is a rare childhood-onset syndrome characterized by absences of responsiveness accompanied by bilateral rhythmic clonic-like myoclonic jerks. Herein, we describe the case of a child with EMA, resistant to mul...

Epilepsy in the Hippocratic collection: Seizures and syndromes.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yebeh.2020.107704
Epilepsy & Behavior : E&B; Theodore WH

Jan 13th, 2021 - Despite extensive scholarship, several questions on the view of seizures and epilepsy in the Hippocratic collection have not been answered. The book 'On the Sacred Disease' contains descriptions of focal and generalized tonic-clonic seizures, unde...

Validation of a clinical decision instrument for emergent neuroimaging after a seizure:...
https://doi.org/10.1111/acem.14205
Academic Emergency Medicine : Official Journal of the Soc... Isenberg DL, Muller M et. al.

Jan 4th, 2021 - Given the many causes of seizures, emergency physicians often utilize brain computed tomography (CT) to evaluate for intracranial pathology. However, a CT exposes patients to 100 times more radiation than a chest radiograph. Previously, we develop...

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Guidelines  2 results

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...

CARNEXIV™ (carbamazepine) Prescribing Information
https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2016/206030s000lbl.pdf

CARNEXIV is indicated as replacement therapy for oral carbamazepine formulations, when oral administration is temporarily not feasible, in adults with the following seizure types

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Drugs  1,079 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,041 results

Levetiracetam - levetiracetam tablet-EYWA Pharma Inc.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=28c82d35-a9ea-46d2-a734-a90bc3c476ed

Mar 2nd, 2021 - Levetiracetam tablets are indicated for the treatment of partial- onset seizures in patients 1 month of age and older (1.1) Levetiracetam tablets are indicated for adjunctive therapy for the treatment of: Myoclonic seizures in patients 12 years of...

Lamotrigine - lamotrigine tablet-Major Pharmaceuticals
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=12e0be85-0961-4fe0-b973-83251ecf0f65

Mar 2nd, 2021 - Lamotrigine is indicated for: Epilepsy—adjunctive therapy in patients aged 2 years and older: •Partial-onset seizures. •primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures. •generalized seizures of Lennox-Gastaut syndrome. (1.1) Epilepsy—monotherapy in pati...

Carbamazepine - carbamazepine tablet-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=8ed1d4d7-ff8a-474c-856e-ed19418faaa0

Mar 1st, 2021 - Carbamazepine is indicated for use as an anticonvulsant drug. Evidence supporting efficacy of carbamazepine as an anticonvulsant was derived from active drug-controlled studies that enrolled patients with the following seizure types: Partial seizu...

Topiramate - topiramate tablet, film coated-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=15154fd4-b299-4d48-bc75-906ac131e574

Feb 28th, 2021 - Recent Major Changes Section Warnings and Precautions, Serious Skin Reactions (5.9) 6/2020 Indications & Usage Section Topiramate is indicated for: Epilepsy: initial monotherapy for the treatment of partial-onset or primary generalized tonic-clo...

Topiramate - topiramate tablet-A-S Medication Solutions
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=f16b14a2-297f-4adb-8d7a-5f43785faef7

Feb 28th, 2021 - Topiramate tablets are indicated for: Epilepsy: initial monotherapy for the treatment of partial-onset or primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures in patients 2 years of age and older (1.1); adjunctive therapy for the treatment of partial-onset s...

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News  81 results

Little Evidence to Support Treatments for Prevention of Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/928854

Apr 16th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - More research is needed to identify effective interventions aimed at preventing sudden unexpected death in patients with epilepsy (SUDEP), according to an updated Cochrane review. SUDEP occurs with an incidence of 1 to ...

FDA Clears Epilepsy Smartwatch for Use in Children
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/907432

Jan 8th, 2019 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared for marketing the Embrace smartwatch (Empatica Inc) for seizure tracking in children as young as age 6. The Embrace smartwatch detects patterns in motion and physiological signals that may be a...

FDA Clears Epilepsy Smartwatch for Use in Children
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/907432

Jan 8th, 2019 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared for marketing the Embrace smartwatch (Empatica Inc) for seizure tracking in children as young as age 6. The Embrace smartwatch detects patterns in motion and physiological signals that may be a...

SUDEP risk may change over time
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/189912/epilepsy-seizures/sudep-risk-may-change-over-time?channel=53
Erik Greb

Nov 27th, 2018 - NEW ORLEANS – Risk for sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) may change over time and yearly patient risk assessments are advisable, based on study results presented at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society. Based on 3 years of.

FDA Expands Use of Epilepsy Drug Perampanel (Fycompa) to Younger Children
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/902760

Sep 30th, 2018 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted expanded approval of perampanel (Fycompa, Esai Inc) for the treatment of "partial-onset seizures (POS) with or without secondary generalized seizures" in patients as young as 4 years, the manuf...

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