Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, April 27th, 2003
According to recent research from the United States, "Epilepsy is one of the most common and challenging neurologic disorders affecting children. Although various modalities exist to treat pediatric-onset seizures, seizures in 25% of children who are diagnosed as having epilepsy remain refractory to available therapies."
"Of the eight new anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs) (felbamate, gabapentin, lamotrigine, topiramate, tiagabine, levetiracetam, oxcarbazepine, and zonisamide), all but two (zonisamide and levetiracetam) have received Food and Drug...
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