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What is Ethotoin?

Ethotoin is the name of the active ingredient in the brand-name drug Peganone. It is classified as a hydantoin anticonvulsant drug that is used to treat adults and children with tonic-clonic (grand mal) or complex partial seizures. Ethotoin inhibits the spread of abnormal electric activity in the brain.

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