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Will ethosuximide prevent seizures?

Ethosuximide is not a cure for seizures. You may still experience brief seizures or you may experience far fewer seizures. Each person responds differently. This medication works by curbing abnormal brain activity that is thought to trigger seizures. Don't stop taking ethosuximide because you feel better. Follow all of your healht-care provider's instructions.

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