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Antiepileptic Drugs in Patients With Hyperlipidemia 

Antiepileptic Drugs in Patients With Hyperlipidemia
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Antiepileptic Drugs in Patients With Hyperlipidemia
Author(s):

Ali A. Asadi-Pooya

and Michael R. Sperling

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780190214968.003.0015
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date: 25 August 2019

Several reports have already shown that chronic treatment with some antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) influences serum lipid profile. The effects of AEDs on the serum levels of lipids and lipoproteins could be explained on the basis of different mechanisms. One should assess the serum lipid profile in patients treated with enzyme-inducing AEDs.

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