Do Not Do Recommendation

 
If there are absence or myoclonic seizures, or if JME is suspected, do not offer carbamazepine, gabapentin, oxcarbazepine, phenytoin, pregabalin, tiagabine or vigabatrin.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
If there are absence or myoclonic seizures, or if JME is suspected, do not offer carbamazepine, gabapentin, oxcarbazepine, phenytoin, pregabalin, tiagabine or vigabatrin.
Interventions:
carbamazepine, gabapentin, oxcarbazepine, phenytoin, pregabalin, tiagabine or vigabatrin.

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Epilepsy (CG137)
Published date:
January 2012
Paragraph number:
1.9.4.5
Page number:
28

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