Recommendations of the Italian League against Epilepsy working group on generic products of antiepileptic drugs.

@article{Perucca2006RecommendationsOT,
  title={Recommendations of the Italian League against Epilepsy working group on generic products of antiepileptic drugs.},
  author={Emilio Perucca and F. Medolago Albani and Giuseppe Capovilla and Bernardo dalla Bernardina and Roberto Michelucci and G. Zaccara},
  journal={Epilepsia},
  year={2006},
  volume={47 Suppl 5},
  pages={16-20}
}
The availability of generic products of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) has been increasing in recent years. In view of the importance of the issue, the Italian League against Epilepsy (LICE) set up an ad hoc working group whose task was to assess available evidence on the efficacy and safety of generic AEDs in the treatment of epilepsy and to produce recommendations on their use. A careful review of the literature revealed no adequately powered randomized controlled trials that assessed the risk… CONTINUE READING

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