Cognitive effects of phenytoin during monotherapy and after withdrawal

R. Gallassi, A. Morreale, S. Lorusso, M. Ferrari, G. Procaccianti, E. Lugaresi, A. Baruzzi

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We studied the psychomotor performance of 10 seizure-free epileptics during a fixed monotherapy with phenytoin and after its withdrawal. Our findings suggest some adverse effects of phenytoin which seem reversible after withdrawal.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)258-261
Number of pages4
JournalActa Neurologica Scandinavica
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1987

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Neuroscience(all)


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