PBS restrictions on the use of levetiracetam and lamotrigine should be lifted to allow first line use in women of childbearing potential, the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee has recommended. And the PBAC has signalled it will also consider recommending lifting restrictions on the anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs) as first-line agents in all people with epilepsy. At its ...
Move to lift PBS restrictions on first line use of AEDs
By Michael Woodhead
9 Nov 2020