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The AEDs in this category are: levetiracetam, lacosamide, tiagabine, gabapentin, pregabalin, ethosuximide, vigabatrin.
Compared with subjects initiating use of topiramate or carbamazepine, those starting on gabapentin, Iamotrigine, oxcarbazepine, and tiagabine were at significantly increased risk for these events, the investigators said.
Compared with subjects initiating use of topiramate or carbamazepine, those starting on gabapentin, lamotrigine, oxcarbazepine, and tiagabine were at significantly increased risk for these events, the investigators said (JAMA 2010;303:1401-9).
The rest were taking at least one newer AED (gabapentin, lamotrigine, levetiracetam, oxcarbazepine, pregabalin, tiagabine, topiramate, and zonisamide).
The anticonvulsants that have been most widely used for bipolar illness are sodium valproate and carbamazepine, and more recently, gabapentin (Neurontin), lamotrigine (Lamictal), oxcarbazepine (Trileptal), and tiagabine (Gabitril).
Tiagabine (Gabitril), a selective GABA reuptake inhibitor already on the market for the treatment of partial seizures, is under evaluation for insomnia.
The human pregnancy experience is too limited to assess the embryo/fetal risk for the other second-generation agents: felbamate (Felbatol), gabapentin (Neurontin), pregabalin (Lyrica), levetiracetam (Keppra), tiagabine (Gabitril), and topiramate (Topamax).
DENVER -- The anticonvulsant tiagabine (Gabitril) increased slow wave sleep in dose-dependent fashion in a 30-center randomized trial involving 232 adults with primary insomnia, James K.