epilepsy

A prospective study of cognitive fluency and originality in children exposed in utero to carbamazepine, lamotrigine, or valproate monotherapy.

McVearry KM, Gaillard WD, VanMeter J, Meador KJ. A prospective study of cognitive fluency and originality in children exposed in utero to carbamazepine, lamotrigine, or valproate monotherapy. Epilepsy Behav. 2009;16(4):609-16. DOI: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2009.09.024. PubMed PMID: 19892603.

Cognitive function at 3 years of age after fetal exposure to antiepileptic drugs.

Meador KJ, Baker GA, Browning N, Clayton-Smith J, Combs-Cantrell DT, Cohen M, et al. Cognitive function at 3 years of age after fetal exposure to antiepileptic drugs. N Engl J Med. 2009;360(16):1597-605. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa0803531. PubMed PMID: 19369666; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2737185.

Increased frequency of isolated cleft palate in infants exposed to lamotrigine during pregnancy.

Holmes LB, Baldwin EJ, Smith CR, Habecker E, Glassman L, Wong SL, et al. Increased frequency of isolated cleft palate in infants exposed to lamotrigine during pregnancy. Neurology. 2008;70(22 Pt 2):2152-8. DOI: 10.1212/01.wnl.0000304343.45104.d6. PubMed PMID: 18448870.

Malformation risks of antiepileptic drugs in pregnancy: a prospective study from the UK Epilepsy and Pregnancy Register.

Morrow J, Russell A, Guthrie E, Parsons L, Robertson I, Waddell R, et al. Malformation risks of antiepileptic drugs in pregnancy: a prospective study from the UK Epilepsy and Pregnancy Register. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2006;77(2):193-8. DOI: 10.1136/jnnp.2005.074203. PubMed PMID: 16157661.

Levetiracetam use in pregnancy.

Longo B, Forinash AB, Murphy JA. Levetiracetam use in pregnancy. Ann Pharmacother. 2009;43(10):1692-5. DOI: 10.1345/aph.1M231. PubMed PMID: 19690219.

Levetiracetam in pregnancy: preliminary experience from the UK Epilepsy and Pregnancy Register.

Hunt S, Craig J, Russell A, Guthrie E, Parsons L, Robertson I, et al. Levetiracetam in pregnancy: preliminary experience from the UK Epilepsy and Pregnancy Register. Neurology. 2006;67(10):1876-9. DOI: 10.1212/01.wnl.0000244491.48937.55. PubMed PMID: 17130430.

A North American Registry for Epilepsy and Pregnancy, a unique public/private partnership of health surveillance.

A North American Registry for Epilepsy and Pregnancy, a unique public/private partnership of health surveillance. Epilepsia. 1998;39(7):793-8. PubMed PMID: 9670909.

Drug treatment of epilepsy: options and limitations.

Schmidt D. Drug treatment of epilepsy: options and limitations. Epilepsy Behav. 2009;15(1):56-65. DOI: 10.1016/j.yebeh.2009.02.030. PubMed PMID: 19236951.

Population pharmacokinetics of valproic acid concentrations in elderly nursing home residents.

Birnbaum AK, Ahn JE, Brundage RC, Hardie NA, Conway JM, Leppik IE. Population pharmacokinetics of valproic acid concentrations in elderly nursing home residents. Ther Drug Monit. 2007;29(5):571-5. DOI: 10.1097/FTD.0b013e31811f3296. PubMed PMID: 17898646.

A nonsynonymous variation in MRP2/ABCC2 is associated with neurological adverse drug reactions of carbamazepine in patients with epilepsy.

Kim W-J, Lee JH, Yi J, Cho Y-J, Heo K, Lee SH, et al. A nonsynonymous variation in MRP2/ABCC2 is associated with neurological adverse drug reactions of carbamazepine in patients with epilepsy. Pharmacogenet Genomics. 2010;20(4):249-56. DOI: 10.1097/FPC.0b013e328338073a. PubMed PMID: 20216337.