Diuretics as Antiepileptic Drugs: Should We Go with the Flow?
Article first published online: 24 MAY 2002
Volume 2, Issue 2, pages 35–38, March/April 2002
How to Cite
Staley, K. J. (2002), Diuretics as Antiepileptic Drugs: Should We Go with the Flow?. Epilepsy Currents, 2: 35–38. doi: 10.1046/j.1535-7597.2002.00018.x
- Issue published online: 24 MAY 2002
- Article first published online: 24 MAY 2002
Recent epidemiological and experimental studies have suggested that certain diuretics may have significant anticonvulsant actions. Potential anticonvulsant mechanisms are discussed in light of the effects of these diuretics on electrolyte balance and synaptic signaling.