Epileptics in pregnancy

Is the drug of choice in epileptic patients during pregnancy shifting towards using the carbamazepine rather than barbiturates?

Authored By sampath kumar on Sunday 14th April 2013


ajaz ahmed
Posted over 7 years ago

ya ...no doubt barbiturates are safest drung in pregnacy but there efficacy is reduced in pregnacy hence it doesnot serve any purpose...so carbamazepine is d.o.c in pregnancy