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How does Phenytek treat seizures during brain surgery?

Phenytek (phenytoin) is an anticonvulsant. Phenytek is used to prevent seziures after brain surgery.  If seizures do occur, Phenytek can help control or reduce the number and severity of the seizures. Phenytek works by reducing the amount of abnormal electrical activity in the brain. 

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