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2011-06-11 00:00:30

A new study published by has indicated that infants exposed to antiepileptic drugs, such as Depakote, during pregnancy may have an even higher risk of developing serious birth defects.

2011-06-10 00:00:31

Topiramate is a medication that’s been used for the treatment of the seizures associated with epilepsy, and in recent years it has also been used to treat the symptoms of migraine headaches.

2011-06-09 11:16:00

ATLANTA, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UCB, Inc. today announced an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to resolve a previously disclosed government investigation into the marketing and promotion of Keppra®, an anti-epileptic prescription medicine.

2011-06-06 15:18:43

The drug topiramate can help people lose weight as long as they can tolerate the side effects, according to authors of a new study that reviewed the medical literature.

2011-05-31 08:45:00

BALTIMORE, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UCB announced findings of the first cost-effectiveness analysis of Vimpat® (lacosamide) as add-on therapy for adults with uncontrolled partial-onset seizures.

2011-05-31 07:00:00

REHOVOT, Israel, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- D-Pharm Ltd. (TASE: DPRM) announced today that it has entered into a licensing and co-development agreement with Jiangsu NHWA Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.(NHWA) to commercialize DP-VPA for epilepsy in the People's Republic of China.

2011-05-27 00:00:29

Topamax, an antiepileptic and migraine medication, was analyzed in a recent European study that was designed to provide information regarding potential Topamax side effects and the potential harm that other medications could inflict on expecting mothers.

2011-05-23 06:00:00

PITTSBURGH, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL) today announced that its subsidiary Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. has launched Divalproex Sodium Capsules USP, 125 mg, the generic version of Abbott's Depakote® Sprinkle Capsules, a treatment for certain types of seizures.

2011-04-28 00:00:29

The law firm of Atkins & Markoff, a team of Oklahoma defective drug attorneys, hereby announces that the firm is reviewing claims free of charge regarding Depakote birth defects along with a full Depakote resource at http://www.atkinsandmarkoff.com.

2011-04-26 07:30:00

--Symposium Brings Together Industry, Investors, Scientific and Government Representatives to Advance Development of Drugs for Epilepsy-- MIDDLEBURG, Va., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Epilepsy Therapy Project (ETP) today announced that a record number of emerging companies, industry executives, investors, scientific and government representatives will gather at the Antiepileptic Drug and Device Trials (AEDD) XI Conference to facilitate professional collaboration, funding and...


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