The Company states that the NDA is supported by robust clinical trial data, including patients studies where more than 1600 seizures were treated with Valtoco nasal spray.
Recurrence of seizures was reported in 28.2% of patients who attempted withdrawal.
This marks the first approved drug that contains an active ingredient derived from marijuana as well as the first treatment approved for patients with Dravet syndrome.
Non-pharmaceutical treatments improved 4 cognitive and behavioral domains in children with epilepsy.
Taking epilepsy medication after a first seizure decreases the risk of another seizure.
Fycompa is indicated to treat partial-onset seizures in patients aged 12 years and older.
Aptiom has been approved for adult patients with partial seizures who have not achieved satisfactory control with existing treatments.
Since health-care providers rarely see cases involving nocturnal seizures, it can easily be confused with parasomnias, including confusional arousals, cataplexy and REM sleep behavior disorder.
A policeman that has experienced several falls at work illustrates the cardinal symptom in narcolepsy.
Clinician seeks advice on handling a patient with dramatic psuedoseizures that are provoked by nontoxic environmental stimuli.
VAERS detects increase in febrile seizures among children aged 2 years and younger vaccinated with Fluzone.
Physician assistant evaluation revealed disorder's true source.
The man's heretofore unknown neurologic condition calls the original diagnosis into question.
Vimpat is used in the treatment of partial-onset seizures.