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Onfi is a medicine prescribed to treat seizures caused by Lennox-Gastaut syndrome. It is approved for adults and children as young as two years of age, and is meant for use in combination with other seizure medications. This medicine comes as a tablet or a liquid that is taken once or twice a day. Possible side effects may include drowsiness, fever, and aggression.
What Is Onfi?Onfi™ (clobazam) is a prescription medication approved to treat seizures in people with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS). It is approved for use only along with other seizure medications and can be used in adults and children as young as two years old.
How Does Onfi Work?Onfi belongs to a group of medications called benzodiazepines. Benzodiazepines have various effects on the body, such as:
- Reducing anxiety
- Causing sleepiness
- Relaxing muscles
- Stopping seizures
- Impairing short-term memory.