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antiepileptic

 [an″te-ep″ĭ-lep´tik]
1. combating epilepsy.
2. a remedy for epilepsy.

an·ti·con·vul·sant

(an'tē-kon-vŭl'sant),
1. Preventing or arresting seizures.
2. An agent having such action.

antiepileptic

antiepileptic

adjective Referring to an agent or effect that suppresses or inhibits seizures noun A general term for any agent that counters epilepsy, anticonvulsive therapy. See Convulsion, Epilepsy, Seizure disorder.

an·ti·ep·i·lep·tic

(an'tē-ep-i-lep'tik)
1. Preventing or arresting epilepsy.
2. An agent having such action.
Synonym(s): antepileptic.

antiepileptic

1. combating epilepsy.
2. a remedy for epilepsy.

antiepileptic agent
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3%) SUDEP cases, toxicological analysis revealed no antiepileptic agent, while it was not performed in two cases.
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Sales of Coniel, a treatment for hypertension and angina pectoris, and Depakene, an antiepileptic agent, were maintained at similar levels to those recorded in the previous fiscal year.
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In 2015, Baker et al reported that in utero exposure to valproate as compared with other antiepileptic agents was associated with a lower IQ in children26.