Substantial Improvement in a Meige’s Syndrome Patient with Levetiracetam TreatmentMovement Disorder (2004)
We report on a woman with idiopathic Meige's syndrome whose dystonia improved with the use of levetiracetam (LEV, Keppra, UCB Pharma, Smyrna, GA). This report and data from an animal model of paroxysmal dystonia suggest that LEV might be helpful in the treatment of dystonia. © 2004 Movement Disorder Society.
- Meige's Sydrome,
- Levetiracetam treatment
Publication DateDecember 19, 2004
Citation InformationKelly L. Sullivan, Theresa A. Zesiewicz, Elan D. Louis, Martin Menkin, et al.. "Substantial Improvement in a Meige’s Syndrome Patient with Levetiracetam Treatment" Movement Disorder Vol. 19 Iss. 12 (2004) p. 1518 - 1521 ISSN: 1531-8257
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