II. Class

  1. Anticonvulsant

III. Indications: Adjunctive Therapy

IV. Adverse Effects: Dose related

  1. Sedation
  2. Dizziness
  3. Lethargy
  4. Tremor
  5. Nervousness

V. Adverse Effects: Other

  1. Nonconvulsive Status Epilepticus

VI. Precautions

  1. Adjust dose in hepatic disease

VII. Dose: Adults and children over age 12

  1. Initial: 4 mg PO qd for first week
  2. Increase by 4-8 mg increments per day weekly
  3. Divide daily dose to bid-qid after first week
  4. Maximum: 56 mg/day divided bid-qid

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