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Is felbatol (felbamate) good for epilepsy?

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Dr. Gamal Boutros
Neurology
4 doctors agree

In brief: In rare situation

It was used in intractable epilepsy with great results, miraculous in some cases unfurtunatelly found to cause aplastic anemia and liver failur now very rarely used, but seems to be available under unusual circimstances discuss with neuro.

In brief: In rare situation

It was used in intractable epilepsy with great results, miraculous in some cases unfurtunatelly found to cause aplastic anemia and liver failur now very rarely used, but seems to be available under unusual circimstances discuss with neuro.
Dr. Gamal Boutros
Dr. Gamal Boutros
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
In my experience, a remarkable drug for complex partial seizures, and still available, but due to severe risks, a complex consent form must be signed.
Dr. Eric Weisman
And very frequent blood tests must be done
Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology

In brief: Strong anticonvulsan

It is not used much because it can cause aplastic anemia

In brief: Strong anticonvulsan

It is not used much because it can cause aplastic anemia
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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