Author Archives: Joana Carvalho

Diacomit Add-On Therapy More Effective in Children With Dravet Syndrome Who Carry Pathogenic SCN1A Mutations, Study Shows

Diacomit (stiripentol) add-on therapy is more effective in children with Dravet syndrome who have pathogenic (disease-causing) SCN1A mutations than in those with variants of unknown significance and benign SCN1A mutations, a study has found. The study, “Efficacy of Stiripentol in Dravet Syndrome with or without SCN1A Mutations,” were…