Published in Pain and Central Nervous System Week, December 24th, 2007
According to the study published this month in Epilepsia, early treatment of epilepsy-prone rats with the anti-convulsant medication ethosuximide before the onset of seizures led to a marked suppression of seizures both later in life and months after treatment stopped.
"Current treatments for epilepsy may control seizures, but they do nothing to alter the underlying disease," said Hal Blumenfeld, M.D., associate...
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