Psychiatric symptomatologies and disorders related to epilepsy and antiepileptic medications.

@article{Hamed2011PsychiatricSA,
  title={Psychiatric symptomatologies and disorders related to epilepsy and antiepileptic medications.},
  author={Sherifa Ahmed Hamed},
  journal={Expert opinion on drug safety},
  year={2011},
  volume={10 6},
  pages={913-34}
}
INTRODUCTION Psychiatric comorbidities (such as depression, anxiety, psychosis, inattention, obsession, personality traits, aggression and suicide) are frequent in patients with epilepsy and have a significant impact on medical management and quality of life. AREAS COVERED A literature search was performed in MEDLINE for epidemiological, longitudinal, prospective, double-blind clinical trial studies published between 1990 and 2011 using the following words: epilepsy, antiepileptic drugs (AEDs… CONTINUE READING

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