Furosemide terminates generalised seizure status epilepticus in a woman with inter-ictal focal seizures

@inproceedings{Oriaifo2012FurosemideTG,
  title={Furosemide terminates generalised seizure status epilepticus in a woman with inter-ictal focal seizures},
  author={S. E. Oriaifo and Nicholas Oriaifo and E Kelly Inanemo Omogbai and Folashade Enahoro},
  year={2012}
}
Status Epilepticus is an additional and life-threatening burden for patients living with epilepsy and their families. Extra precautionary measures attend the use of present medications available to treat the disorder. In this report, a 55-year old woman who presented with recurrent generalised tonic-clonic seizures and loss of consciousness between seizures had her attacks abated with 40mg of intravenously-administered furosemide. Her vital signs remained unperturbed and she regained… CONTINUE READING

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