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Types of Anti-Epileptic Drugs (AEDs)

A full list of side effects is on the patient information leaflet supplied with your medication. Seizure terms used below include: Focal/Partial: a seizure affecting an area of the brain. Generalised: a seizure affecting both sides of the brain. Secondary generalized: a focal/partial seizure which spreads to both sides of the brain to become generalized, also known as Focal to Bilateral.