Experience of Intravenous Levetiracetam in Acute Repetitive Seizures in Children : Case Series from a Single Tertiary Center

@inproceedings{Hsu2015ExperienceOI,
  title={Experience of Intravenous Levetiracetam in Acute Repetitive Seizures in Children : Case Series from a Single Tertiary Center},
  author={Mei-Hsin Hsu and Li-Tung Huang and S Huang and Y. C. Chang and P E Hung},
  year={2015}
}
Background: Intravenous levetiracetam (LEV) has been reported to be well tolerated and effective in treating status epilepticus and acute repetitive seizures in children. Compared with traditional anticonvulsants, LEV has fewer cardiopulmonary depression and sedative effects. We describe four patients belonging to two epileptic syndromes who were refractory… CONTINUE READING