The aim was to examine the influence of modified Atkins diet on serum concentration of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs).
Prospective data from 63 adult patients with either focal or generalized drug‐resistant epilepsy recruited to 12‐week dietary treatment as add‐on to AEDs are analyzed. AED serum concentrations, ketones, glucose, and hemoglobin A1c were measured before and after the dietary intervention. Paired t test was used and Spearman correlation coefficient, r, was estimated.
Mean age was 37 years (range 16‐65 years). Mean serum concentrations of carbamazepine, clobazam, ...Seguir leyendo →