What is Sultiame?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Sultiame (also known as sulthiame) is a sulfonamide and inhibitor of the enzyme carbonic anhydrase. It is used as an anticonvulsant to treat partial seizures.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Sultiame

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Sultiame

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Reason Patients
Side effects too severe 1
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Duration

Stopped taking Sultiame

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
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1 patient evaluation for Sultiame

May 15, 2012 (Started Apr 14, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for seizures (grand mal or tonic-clonic))
  • Side effects
    Moderate (acidosis)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 200 mg Daily

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