Navigation Links
New Data Published in Neurology Show Once-Daily Lamictal XR Significantly Reduced Partial Seizures in Patients with Epilepsy
Date:10/15/2007

the study was 69 percent for Lamictal XR and 62 percent for placebo. The most common adverse events in this study were headache (Lamictal XR, 17 percent vs. placebo, 15 percent) and dizziness (Lamictal XR, 18 percent vs. placebo, 5 percent). Non-serious rash was reported as an adverse event in two patients receiving Lamictal XR and in one patient receiving placebo. One of the two patients taking Lamictal XR withdrew prematurely from the study due to non- serious rash. No serious rashes were observed in either treatment group.

About Epilepsy

Epilepsy is defined by recurrent unprovoked seizures, or changes in sensation, awareness, or behavior brought about by electrical disturbances in the brain. The kind of seizure a person has depends on which part and how much of the brain is affected by the electrical disturbance that produces seizures. Generalized seizures are seizures that involve the entire brain from the outset. Partial seizures, which are the most common form of epilepsy, involve a restricted area of the brain. In approximately 70 percent of cases, the cause of epilepsy is unknown. According to the Epilepsy Foundation, more than 3 million Americans of all ages are living with epilepsy.

About Lamictal

Lamictal XR is an investigational therapy currently under review by the Food and Drug Administration. The immediate-release formulation of Lamictal is indicated 1) as adjunctive therapy for partial seizures, primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures, and the generalized seizures of Lennox-Gastaut syndrome in adults and pediatric patients as young as 2 years and 2) for conversion to monotherapy in adults with partial seizures taking carbamazepine, phenytoin, phenobarbital, primidone, or valproate as the single AED.

Safety and effectiveness of Lamictal have not been established 1) as initial monotherapy, 2) for conversion to monotherapy from AEDs other than carbamazepine, phenytoin, phenobarbital, primidone, or valproate, 3) for simul
'/>"/>

SOURCE GlaxoSmithKline
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine technology :

1. New Phase 3 Study Published in The Lancet Evaluates Efficacy and Safety of Prezista/Ritonavir vs. Kaletra as Part of HIV Combination Therapy in Treatment-Experienced Adults With HIV
2. New Proof of Genisteins Efficacy and Safety for Osteopenia and Osteoporosis Published in Annals of Internal Medicine
3. Bio-Matrix Scientifics Dr. ONeill Sees University of Pittsburghs Published Study on Culture Blood-Forming Stem Cells from Human Fat Tissue as Supporting Near Term Benefits of Banking Adipose (Fat) Derived Stem Cells
4. Interim Analysis of Crinone Pregnancy Study to Be Published in American Society for Reproductive Medicine Journal
5. VIVUS Announces Abstract Published at American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions
6. Anacor Identifies a Novel Mechanism for Its Lead Anti-Fungal Drug, AN2690; Findings Published in Science
7. Research on New Treatment for Neglected Disease Published in The New England Journal of Medicine
8. Landmark Study Published in the New England Journal of Medicine Shows Important Benefits of Eprodisate (KIACTA) Treatment for Patients with Amyloid A (AA) Amyloidosis
9. Newly Published Data from Large Study Support Cardiovascular Safety of Avandia (Rosiglitazone Maleate)
10. Javelin Pharmaceuticals Phase II Rylomine (Intranasal Morphine) Data Published in Pain Medicine
11. Newly Published Data Demonstrates Superiority of Cipralex Over Duloxetine for Acute Treatment of Depression
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/2/2015)... DUBLIN , Sept. 2, 2015 ... the addition of the "An Introduction to ... - November 2-3, 2015)" conference to their ... a comprehensive introduction to the regulations and requirements ... will be highly interactive, using real life examples ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... 2, 2015 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6x789c/new_eu ... EU Pharmacovigilance Legislation (London, UK - November 16-17, 2015)" ... 15 new EU modules concerning Pharmacovigilance are a major ... in Europe . The intention of ... their requirements, examine how they overlap and fit together ...
(Date:9/2/2015)... Sept. 2, 2015  ArmaGen, Inc., a privately ... to treat severe neurological disorders, announced today that ... multi-center Phase 1/2a clinical trial of AGT-181 in ... AGT-181 is an investigational enzyme ... I. The most severe form of MPS I, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:An Introduction to Medical Device Software: Regulations and Requirements Course - London, UK - November 2-3, 2015 2ArmaGen Announces First Patient Dosed in Phase 1/2a Clinical Trial of AGT-181 for the Treatment of Hurler Syndrome 2ArmaGen Announces First Patient Dosed in Phase 1/2a Clinical Trial of AGT-181 for the Treatment of Hurler Syndrome 3ArmaGen Announces First Patient Dosed in Phase 1/2a Clinical Trial of AGT-181 for the Treatment of Hurler Syndrome 4
... Inc. (NKI) ( www.neuro-kinetics.com ), manufacturers of noninvasive medical ... neurological conditions, said today that it has received a ... Affordable Care Act to further the company,s ongoing clinical ... sports concussions. The Therapeutic Discovery grant was ...
... ATLANTA, Nov. 18, 2010 UCB, Inc., ... medications to treat immunology disorders, today announced the winners ... for outstanding individuals affected by this condition. UCB is ... deserving students seek personal growth through higher education. ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Neuro Kinetics Receives HHS Therapeutic Discovery Grant to Further Research Into Early Diagnosis of Sports Concussions 2Neuro Kinetics Receives HHS Therapeutic Discovery Grant to Further Research Into Early Diagnosis of Sports Concussions 32010 UCB Rheumatoid Arthritis Family Scholarship Winners Announced 22010 UCB Rheumatoid Arthritis Family Scholarship Winners Announced 32010 UCB Rheumatoid Arthritis Family Scholarship Winners Announced 4
(Date:9/3/2015)... ... 2015 , ... Global Vision , the world leader in the development ... print and artwork inspection solutions, ScanProof and ArtProof at Packaging Innovations 2015. ... London, booth #F33 , Be the first to get a sneak peek of Intelligent ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... ... September 03, 2015 , ... Hunters Creek Retrievers ... Foundation with a champion AKC Black Lab Puppy. Celebrate Fall 2015 with unlimited Free ... friends and family to enjoy Thanksgiving and Christmas with an extra big smile. ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... September 03, 2015 , ... A scar is an unavoidable result of ... near-miraculous example of the body's ability to heal itself. The appearance of a scar is ... the individual's age, genes, and skin pigmentation. ”Many scars fade to near invisibility on their ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... ... 03, 2015 , ... Representatives with State Farm Agent EJ ... Mississippi Gulf Babypalooza on September 19, 2015. , “We will be providing information ... beyond. We will be discussing setting up college funds, offering information specific to ...
(Date:9/3/2015)... Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) , ... September 03, 2015 , ... About 220,800 new cases ... annually. One in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during their lifetime. While ... increases to six of every 10 men by age 65, according to the American ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Global Vision to Spotlight Intelligent Proofreading at Packaging Innovations 2015 2Health News:Global Vision to Spotlight Intelligent Proofreading at Packaging Innovations 2015 3Health News:Hunters Creek Retrievers Is Honored to Support the Lone Survivor Foundation with a Championship Trained Black Labrador Retriever Puppy 2Health News:Hunters Creek Retrievers Is Honored to Support the Lone Survivor Foundation with a Championship Trained Black Labrador Retriever Puppy 3Health News:Do I Have To Live With That Scar? 2Health News:Do I Have To Live With That Scar? 3Health News:Do I Have To Live With That Scar? 4Health News:State Farm Agent EJ Roberts to Help Expecting Mothers at the Mississippi Gulf Babypalooza 2Health News:Noted Santa Rosa Urologist Dr. Michael Lazar Provides Insights on Prostate Cancer Treatments in Recognition of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month 2Health News:Noted Santa Rosa Urologist Dr. Michael Lazar Provides Insights on Prostate Cancer Treatments in Recognition of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month 3
... YORK The Max Cure Foundation and the Samuel Waxman Cancer ... cancer research. With that goal in mind, the two Foundations ... G. Van Meir, Ph.D., of Emory University School of Medicine ... using a small molecule that will target the Ewing sarcoma ...
... July 1 issue of the journal SLEEP shows that ... vigor, fatigue and mood in collegiate basketball players. The ... the athletic performance of actively competing athletes. Results ... time per night during sleep extension was 110.9 minutes ...
... awarded $2.4 million to Allina Hospitals & Clinics to ... pain management for patients at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in ... Health and Healing and the Center for Healthcare Innovation ... study. "Integrative medicine emphasizes a full range of ...
... the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have found clues to ... The protein, p53, can cause cells to stop dividing or ... damage, and it is responsible for much of the tissue ... such as the ones commonly used for cancer therapy. The ...
... the foot just before ground contact during running and walking ... a new study published by a University of Georgia kinesiology ... the June online edition of the American Journal of ... of repetitive ankle sprains demonstrated lower clearance heights between their ...
... June 30 (HealthDay News) -- Women diagnosed with breast cancer ... rates than women who just have breast cancer, according to ... cancer but no chronic illness, those who had conditions such ... or lower survival rate, the study authors reported in the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Targeting the Ewing sarcoma family of tumors 2Health News:Extended sleep improves the athletic performance of collegiate basketball players 2Health News:Extended sleep improves the athletic performance of collegiate basketball players 3Health News:Allina receives NIH grant to study real world usage of integrative therapies 2Health News:The genome guardian's dimmer switch: Regulating p53 is a matter of life or death 2Health News:The genome guardian's dimmer switch: Regulating p53 is a matter of life or death 3Health News:Foot positioning during walking and running may influence ankle sprains 2Health News:Breast Cancer Plus Other Health Issues Linked to Worse Outcomes 2
Transcranial vascular DWL doppler....
... 9100HS is a powerful automated system capable ... Choose from 6 user-programmable test protocols to ... exam. Any tests not included in the ... be handled using the Doppler, PVR and ...
The CD Horizon M8 Spinal System provide spine surgeons comprehensive solutions for the treatment of spinal deformities, trauma reconstruction, and degenerative conditions....
... The VasoGuard from VIASYS Neurocare ... forward in physiologic vascular diagnosis. Exceptional ... and system reliability. , ,VasoGuard delivers ... The unique QuickConnect arm for cuff ...
Medicine Products: