Topiramate in clinical practice: first year's postlicensing experience in a specialist epilepsy clinic.

@article{Kellett1999TopiramateIC,
  title={Topiramate in clinical practice: first year's postlicensing experience in a specialist epilepsy clinic.},
  author={Mark W. Kellett and David F. Smith and Peggy Stockton and D. W. Chadwick},
  journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry},
  year={1999},
  volume={66 6},
  pages={759-63}
}
OBJECTIVE Topiramate became available for use in October 1995. Meta-analysis of its randomised controlled data suggested that it may be the most potent of the new antiepileptic drugs. The aim of this study was to assess the first year's postlicensing experience in a specialist regional epilepsy clinic. METHODS The case notes of 174 of 178 patients who were prescribed topiramate in the 12 months between November 1995 and October 1996 were retrospectively reviewed. Data were collected on… CONTINUE READING