Published by SK Life Science
Featuring the work of CURE Epilepsy grantee Dr. Pavel Klein
Consensus opinions report that lowering the doses of certain anti-seizure medications (ASMs) when beginning treatment with XCOPRI® (cenobamate tablets) CV may help manage possible side effects. SK Life Science, Inc. announced the publication in the journal Neurology and Therapy.
“When a new medication is added to a patient’s antiseizure medication (ASM) regimen, it is important to consider the overall drug load that may increase the possibility for adverse reactions,” said Pavel Klein, M.D., epileptologist and neurologist, Mid-Atlantic Epilepsy and Sleep Center, Bethesda, MD. “To help manage those potential adverse events, when adding the new medication, you may consider reducing the dose of existing ASMs”