Valproate was more effective than lamotrigine and better tolerated than topiramate in generalized or unclassified epilepsy

November 2007
ACP Journal Club;Nov/Dec2007, Vol. 147 Issue 3, p75
Academic Journal
The article presents a research study to understand the efficacy of anticonvulsant valproate (VAL) than anticonvulsants lamotrigine (LTG) and topiramate (TPM) for generalized and unclassifiable epilepsy. It mentions the setting and subject of the study, along with its outcomes and conclusion. Results show VAL to be more effective than TPM but it did not differ from LTG. It concludes the efficacy of VAL over LTG and better tolerance than TPM in generalized or unclassified epilepsy.


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