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Carbamazepine

First line for partial seizures

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Oxcarbazepine

first line for partial seizures

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Lamotrigine

adjunct for focal, tonic clonic, absence. second line bipolar and lennox gastaut

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Valproic Acid

Focal seizures, generalized tonic clonic mixed seizures, absence, migraine, bipolar

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Levitiracetam

focal seizures, myoclonic, primary generalized tonic clonic

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Lacosamide

adjunct focal

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Zonisamide

Adjunct focal

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Perampanel

second line focal seizures, generalized tonic-clonic

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Phenobarbital

second line short term sedative, generalized and focal seizures, lennox-gastuat syndrome. First line status epilepticus

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Primidone

generalized tonic clonic, psychomotor, focal seizures

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Gabapentin

peripheral neuropathy, bipolar disorder

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pregablin

diabetic peripheral neuropathy, postherpetic neuralgia, adjunct for focal seizures, fibromyalgia, neuropathic pain from spinal cord injury

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Exogabine

adjunct for focal

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Felbamate

refractory partial seizures, lennox gastaut

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Eslicarbazepine

monotherapy for partial onset seizures

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Topiramate

focal seizures, generalized tonic clonic, lennox-gastaut, migraine prophylaxis, weight loss

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Ethosuximide

absence seizures

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Phenytoin

generalized tonic-clonic, focal

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Fosphenytoin

status epilepticus

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Clonezepam

lennox gastaut, second line absence

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Diazepam

first line status epilepticus

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Lorazepam

status epilepticus

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midazolam IV

status epileptics

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Clobazam

adjunct for lennox gastuat

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Tiagabine

adjunct therapy in pts 12 and older for focal seizures

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Brivaracetam

adjunct treatment for partial onset seizures

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Carbamazepine MOA

inhibits Na channels

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Carbamazepine contraindications

bone marrow suppression, use of MAOI, HLA-B 1502

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Carbamazepine common ADR

Drowsiness diplopia, HA, ataxia, dizziness, NVD, constipation, abd pain, decreased appetite, leukopenia, hyponatremia, rash

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Carbamazepine serious ADR

aplastic anemia, hepatitis, pancreatitis, SJS, TEN, preg cat D