John Libbey Eurotext

Epilepsy Surgery for Remote Symptomatic Epilepsies Volume 13, numéro 2, Juin 2011

epd.2011.0432 P1.<ABS-No> The investigation of insulin resistance in two groups of epileptic patients treated with sodium valproate and carbamazepine M. Najafi, B. Bazooyar, M. Zare, M. Aghaghazvini, S.A. Sonbolestan Isfahan, Iran Objectives. Valproic acid (VPA) is a widely used broad-spectrum antiepileptic drug (AED) for treatment of generalized and focal epilepsies. Cross sectional studies have suggested that valproate treatment may be associated with hyperinsulinemia. [...]