Which anticonvulsant drugs are used to treat primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures?

Updated: May 30, 2019
  • Author: David Y Ko, MD; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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Primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures respond to valproic acid, topiramate, or lamotrigine. Levetiracetam and perampanel are indicated as adjunctive therapy for these seizures.


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