#AANAM – Caregivers Tie Fintepla to Quality-of-life Improvements

Caregivers of children with Dravet syndrome who are taking Fintepla (fenfluramine) report sustained seizure reductions and quality-of-life improvements, among other benefits, according to a recent study. These findings were presented as a poster titled “Caregivers’ Perspectives on the Long-term Seizure- and Non-seizure-related Benefits of Fenfluramine…

Takeda Buys Global Rights to Soticlestat for Rare Epileptic Disorders

Takeda Pharmaceuticals has acquired the global rights to develop and market the investigational oral therapy soticlestat (OV935/TAK-935) for developmental and epileptic encephalopathies, including Dravet syndrome, the company has announced. Soticlestat was originally developed by Takeda and Ovid Therapeutics, after the companies entered into a collaboration in 2017.