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Generic AED Substitutions

Carl W. Bazil

in Epilepsy

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2010 | ISBN: 9780199743506
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322794 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199743506.003.0014

Series: What Do I Do Now

Generic AED Substitutions

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Patients and insurers often inquire about lower-cost generic alternatives. While these may be appropriate for many patients, in epilepsy the additional variability introduced when using a generic equivalent requires more vigilance than in most other conditions.

Chapter.  1128 words. 

Subjects: Neurology

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