Seizure reduction with fluoxetine in an adult woman with Dravet syndrome

Abstract

An adult woman with Dravet syndrome (documented SCN1A mutation) experienced a marked reduction in seizures when treated with the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) fluoxetine. The seizure reduction may be partly to reductions associated with aging in Dravet patients, but it appears to be due at least in part to the fluoxetine. A prior preliminary… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ebcr.2014.03.001

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