Vigabatrin is an anti-epileptic medication, also called an anticonvulsant. Vigabatrin is used in combination with other medications to treat complex partial seizures in adults and adolescents who are at least 16 years old. Vigabatrin is usually given after other anti-epileptic medications have been tried without successful control of seizures. The powder form of vigabatrin is used to treat infantile spasms in babies and children between the ages of 1 month and 2 years. Vigabatrin may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Sabril is an anti-epileptic medication belonging to a class of drugs known as anticonvulsants. It is used in treating and managing complex partial seizures in adolescents aged 16 and above, as well as in adults. It works by decreasing abnormal electrical activity within the brain that induces seizures.