What are the alternative names for Epilepsy Juvenile Absence?

  • JAE
  • Childhood absence epilepsy
  • Juvenile absence epilepsy
  • Condition: Absence Seizures in Children and Adolescents
  • Journal: The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • Treatment Used: Ethosuximide, Sodium Valproate, or Lamotrigine
  • Number of Patients: 691
  • Published —
The aim of the study was to review the evidence for the effects of ethosuximide, valproate and lamotrigine as treatments for children and adolescents with absence seizures.
  • Condition: Absence Seizures
  • Journal: Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia
  • Treatment Used: Lamotrigine
  • Number of Patients: 742
  • Published —
This review explored the effectiveness and safety of lamotrigine for absence seizures in children and adolescents.