Serum immunoglobulins in epileptic patients on anticonvulsant Monotherapy

  • R. A. Kenny
  • B. O’Neill
  • N. Callaghan


OERUM immunoglobulins were measured in patients taking Phenytoin, carbamazepine or sodium valproate as monotherapy. Significant changes in IgG levels occurred with Phenytoin, sodium valproate and carbamazepine and in IgM levels in patients taking carbamazepine.


Carbamazepine Epileptic Patient Serum Immunoglobulin Sodium Valproate Seizure Type 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. A. Kenny
    • 1
  • B. O’Neill
    • 1
  • N. Callaghan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Neurology and Clinical Investigation UnitCork Regional HospitalWilton

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