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Stiripentol for focal refractory epilepsy.

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Summary of "Stiripentol for focal refractory epilepsy."

This is an updated version of the original Cochrane review published in 2014 (Issue 1). For nearly 30% of people with epilepsy, seizures are not controlled by current treatments. Stiripentol is a new antiepileptic drug (AED) that was developed in France and was approved by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) in 2007 for the treatment of Dravet syndrome as adjunctive therapy with valproate and clobazam, with promising effects.

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Name: The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
ISSN: 1469-493X
Pages: CD009887

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