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Infantile spasms Treatments

Treatments for Infantile Spasms

The following treatments are listed for Infantile Spasms in our knowledge base:

  • ACTH (adrenocorticotrophic hormone)
  • Prednisone
  • Antiepileptic medications
  • Vigabatrin
  • Surgical resection of a seizure focus

Drugs and Medications used to treat Infantile spasms:

Some of the drugs and medications used in the treatment of Infantile spasms may include:

  • Carbamazepine
  • Apo-Carbamazepine
  • Carbitrol Extended Release
  • Domcarbamazepine-CR
  • Epitol
  • Gen-Carbamazepine CR
  • Mazepine
  • Novo-Carbamaz
  • PMS Carbamazepine
  • Taro-carbamazepine CR
  • Tegretol
  • Tegretol Chewable Tablet
  • Tegretol-CR
  • Tegretol-XR

Unlabeled Drugs and Medications to treat Infantile spasms:

Unlabelled alternative drug treatments for Infantile spasms may include:

Treatments for Causes of Infantile spasms

Review the treatment information pages for various causes of Infantile spasms:

More causes: not all possible causes for Infantile spasms are listed above; for a full list refer to causes of Infantile spasms.

Treatment Notes

Only your doctor can advise whether any of these treatments are appropriate for your specific medical situation. Always discuss all treatment options with your doctor before making a decision, including whether to start or discontinue any treatment plan.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Infantile spasms:

The following list of conditions have 'Infantile spasms' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

Select from the following alphabetical view of conditions which include a symptom of Infantile spasms or choose View All.


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