Seizures are common in patients with brain tumours, even though prophylactic anti-seizure treatment for all patients with brain tumours is not recommended. Newer anti-epileptic drugs have shown benefits that outweigh the side effects of treatment and can also be given in combination with traditional anti-epileptic drugs. The authors have reviewed the literature on the various combinations of anti-epileptics in patients with seizures and brain tumours.
Publication ( Name of Journal)
JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association
Laghari, A. A.,
Ahmed, S. I.,
(2019). Choice of therapeutic anti-seizure medication in patients with brain tumour. JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association, 69(3), 442-444.
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