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Feb 18

Eisai’s Epilepsy Treatment Zonegran® (Zonisamide) Approved for Use in Children and Adolescents in France

On the February 9, the Transparency Commission of the French National Authority for Health (HAS) published its advice on Zonegran® (zonisamide) in its new indication for the treatment of partial seizures in adolescents and children from 6 years of age.[1] Zonisamide, a novel anti-epileptic drug (AED) with a multimodal mechanism of action and a chemical …

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Apr 28

Zonegran® (Zonisamide) Monotherapy Now Available in Russia for Adults With Newly Diagnosed Epilepsy

Zonegran® (zonisamide) is now available in Russia as monotherapy in the treatment of partial seizures, with or without secondary generalisation, in adults with newly diagnosed epilepsy.[1] Once-daily zonisamide is a second generation anti-epileptic drug (AED) with multiple mechanisms of action and a chemical structure unrelated to any other AEDs.[1] For people with newly diagnosed epilepsy, …

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