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Phenytoin
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)

Phenytoin
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)


300-400 (or 5-7 mg/kg/day)

2

Sodium valproate
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)

Sodium valproate

600-2000* (or 20-30 [max. 60] mg/kg/day)

No need for dose adjustment in (usually severely) impaired renal function

3

Carbamazepine
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)

Carbamazepine
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)
800-1200

4

Phenobarbitone
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)

Phenobarbitone
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)
60-180

5

Lamotrigine
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)

Lamotrigine
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)
100-200

6

Topiramate
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)

Topiramate
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)
200-400

7

Levetiracetam
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)

Levetiracetam
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)
1000-3000

8

Gabapentin
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)

Gabapentin
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)
900-1800

9

Vigabatrine
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)

Vigabatrine
Usual maintenance dose (mg/day)
1000-2000

10

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Usual therapeutic drug concentrations (mg/L)

Phenytoin

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Usual therapeutic drug concentrations (mg/L)

Phenytoin 10-20 (corrected, albumin)

11

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Usual therapeutic drug concentrations (mg/L)
Sodium valproate

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Usual therapeutic drug concentrations (mg/L)
Sodium valproate

50-100

12

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Usual therapeutic drug concentrations (mg/L)
Carbamazepine

4-12

13

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Usual therapeutic drug concentrations (mg/L)
Phenobarbitone

Phenobarbitone

10-40

14

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Usual therapeutic drug concentrations (mg/L)
Lamotrigine

Lamotrigine

4-18

15

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Usual therapeutic drug concentrations (mg/L)
Ethosuximide

Ethosuximide

300-700

16

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Usual therapeutic drug concentrations (mg/L)
Topiramate

Topiramate

Undetermined

17

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Usual therapeutic drug concentrations (mg/L)
Levetiracetam

Levetiracetam

Undetermined

18

Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
Usual therapeutic drug concentrations (mg/L)
Gabapentin

Gabapentin

Undetermined