Daily Archives: 30/08/2013

Reducing the dose of epilepsy medication guards against birth DEFECTS

Reducing the dose of epilepsy medication guards against birth DEFECTS If pregnant women take epilepsy medications with valproic acid, the danger of birth defects such as spina bifida or hypospadias is greatly increased. Australian researchers have now discovered that this risk can be significantly lowered by reducing the dose, reports “Neurology”. The scientists from the […]