WJPR Citation New

  All Since 2011
 Citation  2903  2393
 h-index  27  24
 i10-index  68  60

Login

Best Paper Awards

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (WJPR) will give best paper award in every issue in the form of money along with certificate to promote research activity of scholar.
            Best Paper Award :
Dr. Muhammad Baqir MR Fakhrildin
Download Article: Click Here

Search

Track Your Article

Abstract

ANTI EPILEPTIC DRUGS: A REVIEW

K. Vishwa Sai Kumar*, G. Tharun and G. Rushika

ABSTRACT

Epilepsy is a central nervous system (neurological) disorder in which brain activity becomes abnormal, causing seizures or periods of unusual behavior, sensations, and sometimes loss of awareness. A “seizure” is a paroxysmal alteration of neurologic function caused by the excessive, hyper synchronous discharge of neurons in the brain. Considering 5 cases that I have studied all these patients are using long term medication for their seizures and these people have adverse effects during their first line treatment. Drugs used during first line are sodium valproate, carbamepazine, lamitrogen. Carbamepazine and lamitrogen are the drugs used in the treatment of focal seizures and these are prolonged used drugs. These drugs act on inhibiting the presynaptic release of excitatory amino acid neurotransmitters. Sodium valoprate. This medication is used to treat seizure disorders, mental/mood conditions (such as manic phase of bipolar disorder).

Keywords: Sodium valproate, carbamepazine, lamitrogen.


[Full Text Article]

Call for Paper

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (WJPR)
Read More

Email & SMS Alert

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (WJPR)
Read More

Article Statistics

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (WJPR)
Read More

Online Submission

World Journal of Pharmaceutical Research (WJPR)
Read More