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July 13, 2011 · by James White, MD · Education, Featured Topics, Patient Information, Seizure Types, Treatment

ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS The brand vs generic antiepileptic drug (AED) controversy remains a hot debate in the epilepsy community. Generic AEDs are often much less expensive for patients compared to brand AEDs.  However, brand AEDs may provide more reliable seizure medication levels which could potentially reduce side effects and improve seizure control. We recommend that decisions…