Rufinamide is an anti-epileptic medication, also called an anticonvulsant. Rufinamide is used in combination with other medications to treat seizures caused by Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, a severe form of childhood epilepsy that also causes developmental and behavior problems. Rufinamide may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Banzel is a drug that is used in conjunction with other medicines for the purpose of treating seizures that are connected with LGS, Lennox- Gastaut Syndrome. Banzel is available for use by adults as well as children who are four years old and above.
Banzel is a medicine used in the treatment of seizures - such as Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and other epileptic disorders. Banzel may also be used for purposes not listed in this guide, at the discretion of the prescriber.
The active ingredient of Banzel, rufinamide, works by unknown means. The mechanism of action is, in other words, unknown - but the drug is thought to modulate sodium channels in the nervous system. This is a similar mechanism of action to many other prominent anti-epileptic medicines.
Banzel is associated with its own range of potential side effects. Among these include headache, dizziness, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting, and fatigue.