Anti Epilepsy Observational Study

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Introduction :
Epilepsy is a disorder of the brain characterized by an enduring predisposition to generate epileptic seizures, and by the neurobiological, cognitive, psychological, and social consequences of this condition.
The aim of the present study is to evaluate the drug utilization pattern of Anti-Epileptic Drugs in hospitals of Hyderabad, India.
The present study was a Prospective observational study. The study was conducted over a period of seven months. During the study period of seven months (February- August 2014) in a Super specialty Hospital, total 3000 patients were reviewed prospectively. Among them 173 patients prescribed with AEDs in various disease conditions were enrolled in the study.

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