News related to Trileptal (Oxcarbazepine) and/or conditions it is approved for
Trial examines treatment for psychogenic nonepileptic seizures
Source: Anxiety / Stress News From Medical News Today [2014.07.04]
A clinical trial found a reduction in seizures and improvement in related symptoms, including depression and anxiety, in patients with psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) who were treated with...
Absence epilepsy seizures in mice reduced by neural transplant
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2014.06.02]
New research from North Carolina State University pinpoints the areas of the cerebral cortex that are affected in mice with absence epilepsy and shows that transplanting embryonic neural cells into...
New pill developed to suppress epilepsy seizures
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2014.05.27]
Drug-resistant epilepsy often requires surgery. Now, a new preventative treatment has been developed that may only require the patient to take a pill at times of seizure risk.
Two Drugs Work Equally Well for Epileptic Seizures in Kids: Study
Source: MedicineNet diazepam Specialty [2014.04.23]
Title: Two Drugs Work Equally Well for Epileptic Seizures in Kids: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 4/22/2014 4:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 4/23/2014 12:00:00 AM
Source: MedicineNet Roseola Specialty [2014.01.15]
Title: Febrile Seizures
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 5/9/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/15/2014 12:00:00 AM
New real-life and clinical data presented on Vimpat (lacosamide) at the European Congress on Epileptology
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2014.07.02]
UCB has announced data from two studies evaluating the efficacy and safety of Vimpat® (lacosamide) as early adjunctive treatment in adults with partial-onset seizures.
New first-in-class epilepsy treatment Fycompa® (perampanel) launches in Russia
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2014.06.10]
Fycompa(R) (perampanel), the first in an entirely new class of treatment for partialonset seizures (the most common form of epilepsy), has today launched in Russia.
Absence epilepsy treated in mice using transplanted neural cells
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2014.06.01]
Researchers have mapped the areas of the brain affected by absence seizures in mice and found that transplanting embryonic neural cells into these areas improves symptoms.
Early measles immunization reduces seizure risk
Source: Litigation / Medical Malpractice News From Medical News Today [2013.10.15]
A new study shows that the risk of fever and febrile seizures following a measles vaccination are lower in babies receiving the first dose by the age of 15 months.