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Not All Epilepsy Drugs Raise Suicide Risk: Study
Date:7/26/2010

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Devinsky added that it's important to consider the real risks of epilepsy vs. a possible small increased risk of suicide. "Epilepsy can be a progressive and deadly disorder, especially for those with chronic and severe seizures. The dangers of epilepsy far exceed the dangers of the possible small increase in suicidal behavior risk from some medications."

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SOURCES: Frank Andersohn, M.D., Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charite University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany; Josemir Sander, M.D., Ph.D., professor, University College London Institute of Neurology, and National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London, England, and the Epilepsy Institute of the Netherlands Foundation, the Netherlands; Orrin Devinsky, M.D., director, Epilepsy Center, New York University Langone Medical Center, and professor, neurology, neurosurgery and psychiatry, New York University School of Medicine; July 27, 2010, Neurology


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