Nervous system disorders

Grand mal seizure

(Generalized tonic-clonic seizure)

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All Medications for Grand mal seizure

  • Dilantin
    (phenytoin)
    Prescription only

    Dilantin (Phenytoin) is effective at preventing seizures, but has many drug interactions and side effects. If your blood tests show that you have the right amount of Dilantin (Phenytoin) levels, you’ll have a lower chance of getting side effects.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Extended release
    • Chewable tablet
    • Liquid
  • Keppra
    (levetiracetam)
    Prescription only

    Keppra (Levetiracetam) is effective for preventing seizures in people with epilepsy. Compared to other anti-seizure medications, it has few drug interactions and you don’t need to get your levels checked.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Extended release
    • Liquid
  • Dilantin
    (phenytoin)
    Prescription only

    Dilantin (Phenytoin) is effective at preventing seizures, but has many drug interactions and side effects. If your blood tests show that you have the right amount of Dilantin (Phenytoin) levels, you’ll have a lower chance of getting side effects.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Extended release
    • Chewable tablet
    • Liquid
  • Keppra
    (levetiracetam)
    Prescription only

    Keppra (Levetiracetam) is effective for preventing seizures in people with epilepsy. Compared to other anti-seizure medications, it has few drug interactions and you don’t need to get your levels checked.

    • Available dosage forms:
    • Pill
    • Extended release
    • Liquid

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