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the British Epilepsy Association adopts a middle path: "We believe there should be a balance struck between the potential effects of seizures on the developing brain of fetuses and the effects of valproate. While this is very concerning, it has to be said that valproate is a highly effective anti-epileptic drug."

Meador urges doctors to talk to their patients about the risks associated with valproate. "Valproate should not be used as the drug of first choice for women of child bearing potential, and when used, its dosage should be limited if possible."

Ms Burns agrees that women with epilepsy should be counseled before embarking on a pregnancy: "What we don't want is to scare people to stop people taking this drug suddenly because that can result in seizures and, potentially, deaths."

A Sanofi-Synthelabo spokeswoman was quoted: " The appropriate treatment of epilepsy during pregnancy is a highly complex area and Sanofi-Synthelabo . would urge patients not to make sudden changes to their medication without first discussing them with their doctor."
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