Perampanel is an anticonvulsant used to treat seizures in adults and children who are at least 12 years old. Perampanel may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Fycompa is a medicine used in the treatment of epilepsy, specifically partial-onset seizures and primary generalised tonic-clonic seizures. The active ingredient of the medication is a drug called perampanel. The drug works by acting as an antagonist at AMPA receptors, these are the receptors responsible for excitability in the brain.