Thank you for posting your query.
is a chronic disease and requires long term treatment; in many cases, medicines are required for life long.
and epilex chrono are all good medications.
Regarding epilex chrono (sodium valproate
), it is a broad spectrum anti epileptic drug, which is safe and effective in epilepsy. For good efficacy, a proper dose should be used (15-60 mg per kg body weight per day). In addition, good drug compliance should be ensured (he should not miss any dose).
I am sure your son would do well.
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM (Neurology)
Senior consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad