Ethosuximide Plasma Concentrations: Influence of Age and Associated Concomitant Therapy

Dina Battino, C. Cusi, S. Franceschetti, A. Moise, S. Spina, G. Avanzini

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The relationship between oral dose and plasma concentration of ethosuximide was evaluated retrospectively in 198 epileptic patients aged 2.5 to 34 years. Age appears to be a major factor in determining the ethosuximide plasma level/dose (L/D) ratio. Children younger than 10 years had mean L/D ratios significantly lower (p

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)176-180
Number of pages5
JournalClinical Pharmacokinetics
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1982


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology (medical)
  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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