Adding medium chain triglycerides (MCTs) or triheptanoin to the diet to ameliorate metabolic deficiencies in treatment-resistant epilepsy may have a protective effect on focal unaware seizures, Australian research suggests. A small prospective study conducted at the the Royal Melbourne Hospital found that adding MCTs to the diet appeared feasible, safe and tolerated. The study, led by Dr ...
Triglyceride supplements shows promise in refractory epilepsy
By Mardi Chapman
28 Mar 2019