Fycompa Drug Information
FycompaTM (perampanel) is a prescription anti-seizure medication used for the treatment of partial-onset seizures. It is approved for use in adults and adolescents as young as 12 years old. This drug is designed for use in combination with other anti-seizure medications.
Fycompa comes as tablets that are taken once a day at bedtime. Your dosage will be determined based on other medications you are taking, your age, and how well you tolerate the drug, among other things.Because not everyone can safely use this drug, it's important to review the safety information before starting treatment with Fycompa. A number of warnings apply to people taking certain medications and those who have depression, liver disease, or certain other medical issues.
(For more information on this drug, click Fycompa. This full-length article discusses how this medication works, whether it is available as a generic, and why it is not appropriate for some people.)