Active Ingredient(s):Ethosuximide FDA Approved: * November 2, 1960 Pharm Company: *PARKE DAVIS Category:Anticonvulsant
Ethosuximide, sold under the brand name Zarontin among others, is a medication used to treat absence seizures. It may be used by itself or with other antiseizure medications such as valproic acid. Ethosuximide is taken by mouth.
Ethosuximide is usually well tolerated. Common side effects include loss of appetite, abdominal pain, diarrhea, and feeling tired. Serious side effects include suicidal thou...
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