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Stiripentol (Diacomit) for Dravet Syndrome (online only)
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The FDA has approved stiripentol (Diacomit – Biocodex) for treatment of seizures in patients ≥2 years old with Dravet syndrome who are also taking clobazam (Onfi). Stiripentol, which has been available in Europe, Canada, and Japan for many years, is the second drug to be approved in the US for this indication; cannabidiol oral solution (Epidiolex), a purified marijuana product, was the first. ... more
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