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Effect of drug formulation on the treatment of epilepsy

https://doi.org/10.14412/2074-2711-2013-2482

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The paper describes a trial dealing with the effect of the formulation of an antiepileptic drug on therapy efficiency, safety, and compliance in epileptic patients. Switching from sustained-release valproates to Depakine®Chronosphere™ demonstrates how the values of efficiency, safety, and compliance vary with the taken dosage form, which ultimately affects quality-of-life indicators and may give rise to their improvement.

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S. G. Burd
Department of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Medical Genetics, N.I. Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University Ministry of Health of Russia, Moscow
Russian Federation


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Burd S.G. Effect of drug formulation on the treatment of epilepsy. Neurology, Neuropsychiatry, Psychosomatics. 2013;5(1S):12-19. (In Russ.) https://doi.org/10.14412/2074-2711-2013-2482

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