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  1. Partial Seizure Therapeutic Pipeline Market Review H2 2014 in a New...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... therapeutic development for Partial Seizure and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects. Partial Seizures are seizures which affect initially only one hemisphere of the brain. The brain is divided into two hemispheres, each ...

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  2. Side Effects of Gabapentin in DogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Buzzle.com

    Gabapentin started out as a medicine used to treat seizures in humans, and then found to treat nerve pain. It slowly found its way into veterinary treatment for the same reasons, especially in dogs.

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  3. Cadila recalls drug in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Telegraph

    ... tles of a generic diabetes drug after receiving a complaint that one of the bottles contained a drug meant to treat seizures. Cadila Healthcare shares closed at Rs 1,324.85 per share on the BSE, down 1.64 per cent from the previous close.

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  4. Effectiveness of cannabis in epilepsy: Three studies shed new lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Science Daily

    ... than 50% than families who were already in Colorado. Adverse effects occurred in 47% of patients, with increased seizures or new seizures in 21%, somnolence/fatigue in 14%, and rare adverse events of developmental regression in 10% with one patient ...

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  5. Check out the design of Carly's Clubhouse all-accessible playground in PelhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Alabama Live

    ... law approved by state lawmakers earlier this year that authorized a study of marijuana-derived medication to treat seizures and other symptoms in children. Carly's Clubhouse represents "a place where our special needs kids can play ...

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  6. Three Studies Shed New Light on the Effectiveness of Cannabis in EpilepsyRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Newswise

    ... than 50% than families who were already in Colorado. Adverse effects occurred in 47% of patients, with increased seizures or new seizures in 21%, somnolence/fatigue in 14%, and rare adverse events of developmental regression in 10% with one patient ...

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  7. 'I gave my eight-year-old medical cannabis'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Stuff.co.nz

    My daughter Alice was the third girl in Australia to be diagnosed with CDKL5, a rare genetic condition, marked by the severity of its seizures, significant intellectual and physical disability, gut dysfunction and a myriad of other health issues. As a baby, Alice was having up to 30 life threatening seizures a day and her neurologist told me "It's like your baby's brain is exploding - take her home to die, she is too sick to live".

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  8. Eisai Names Partner For Pan Middle East Distribution of...Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | Sys-Con Media

    The partnership will commence immediately, with perampanel launches throughout the region expected to follow in 2015. In the EU, perampanel is indicated for the adjunctive treatment of partial onset seizures, with or without secondarily generalised seizures, in patients with epilepsy aged 12 years and older.[1] "We are very pleased to announce the partnership with Hikma, who is well positioned to help us ensure that people throughout the Perampanel is the only licensed anti-epileptic drug to selectively target AMPA receptors, a protein in the brain which plays a critical role in the spread of seizures.[2] This mechanism of action is different to other currently available AEDs.

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  9. Minn. coach shows grit beyond the gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Channel3000

    ... when I grow angry and frustrated because nothing seems to help my son. I want to ask the coach how he handles his seizures, what advice he has for families like mine. I especially want to know what compels this man to be so open about his epilepsy ...

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  10. Why the medical 420 law signed by Gov Scott is the same old song and danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Examiner.com

    ... although the law does allow vaporizing. And while this strain of cannabis is known to be effective in treating seizures due to it's intense "body" effects. It is not effective in helping patients who would benefit from strains of cannabis high in ...

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  11. Dr. Roach: Battle between generics and brand nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... is right? I am paying the much higher amount for the brand name Keppra out of pocket. Also, I only had a couple of seizures years ago - at some point, can't I wean off the meds? I think my seizures were a one-time event. - N.R.B. Answer : Generics ...

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  12. Hope Township mother leaving N.J. frustrated over medical marijuana programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | NJ.com

    Jennie Stormes, of Hope Township, is moving to Colorado to get her 15-year-old son, Jackson, the medical marijuana treatment he needs to treat his sever epileptic seizures. And she's leaving behind the support system of friends, educational specialists and doctors necessary to address her son's severe form of epilepsy.

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  13. French Transparency Commission Recognises Efficacy of ZonegranA (zonisamide) MonotherapyRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 5 | Sys-Con Media

    Transparency advice for ZonegranA monotherapy in the treatment of partial seizures, with or without secondary generalisation, in adults with newly diagnosed epilepsy, has been published by the French National Authority for Health .[1] The Transparency Commission advice awards zonisamide a Medical Benefit level of 'important' and an Improvement of Medical Benefit level 'V'.

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  14. Epi-Still: A Safe, Herbal Answer for SeizuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Natural Holistic Health

    Although seizures are often thought of as dramatic events, there are a number of different types of seizures , some of which are much more subtle and difficult for an outsider to notice. A generalized seizure generally causes an acute decrease in state of consciousness, repeated movements of the body, excessive salivation, vomiting and often a loss of bladder and bowel control.

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  15. Update on epilepsy drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Examiner.com

    Sadly, epilepsy is well established in the Belgian breeds . That means Belgian owners are hyper aware of any potential for seizures and also often become experts on seizure medications.

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  16. Why the medical 420 law signed by Gov Scott is the same old song and danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Examiner.com

    ... although the law does allow vaporizing. And while this strain of cannabis is known to be effective in treating seizures due to it's intense "body" effects. It is not effective in helping patients who would benefit from strains of cannabis high in ...

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  17. Supernus Pharmaceuticals Sues Actavis For Infringement Of Trokendi XR PatentsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | BioSpace

    ... Patents Nos. 8,298,576, 8,298,580, and 8,663,683 cover once-a-day topiramate formulations and methods of treating seizures using those formulations. Patent protection for Trokendi XRA does not expire until 2029. The Complaint-filed in the U.S. ...

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  18. Supernus Sues Actavis for Infringement of Trokendi XR(R) PatentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Patents Nos. 8,298,576, 8,298,580, and 8,663,683 cover once-a-day topiramate formulations and methods of treating seizures using those formulations. Patent protection for Trokendi XR does not expire until 2029. The Complaint - filed in the U.S. ...

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  19. Magnesium for MS, ALS and EpilepsyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | NewsTarget.com

    ... of gabapentine is worsening of seizure activity. You gotta wonder about the wisdom of using a drug prescribed for seizures that can cause more seizures! But now we know why; it's depleting magnesium, so your muscles and nerves go into spasms. ...

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  20. Concordia Healthcare Corp. Announces Completion of Zonegran AcquisitionRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | Canada NewsWire

    Zonegran was first approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in as an adjunctive therapy in the treatment of partial seizures in adults with epilepsy. It is available in 25mg and 100mg capsules.

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