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04.08.01  Expand sub section  Control of epilepsy
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Partial seizures with or without secondary generalisation
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Generalised seizures
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Carbamazepine and Oxcarbazepine
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Ethosuximide to top
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Gabapentin and pregabalin
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Lacosamide
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Lamotrigine
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Levetiracetam
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Perampanel to top
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Phenobarbital and other barbiturates
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Phenytoin
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Retigaine
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Rufinamide
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Rufinamide to top
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Tiagabine
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Topiramate
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Valproate
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Vigabatrin
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Zonisamide to top
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Benzodiazepines
04.08.01  Expand sub section  Other Drugs
Perampanel (Fycompa)
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Notes: Third line -  in cases where more than two monotherapies have failed as well as combination medications have failed we would consider it at this point.

 
Link  NICE CG137: The epilepsies: the diagnosis and management of the epilepsies in adults and children in primary and secondary care
   
Retigabine
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Link  NICE TA232: Retigabine for the adjunctive treatment of adults with partial onset seizures in epilepsy with and without secondary generalisation
   
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