Sabril is approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat infantile spasms and, in combination with other medications, as treatment for refractory complex partial seizures in people 10 years and older. Sabril is also referred to by its drug name, Vigabatrin.
Sabril is an anticonvulsant, or drug that is used to control seizures. It is believed that Sabril works in cases of epilepsy by inhibiting nerve signals.
How do I take it?
Prescribing information states that Sabril is taken orally twice daily.
Sabril comes in tablet and oral solution forms.
The FDA-approved label for Sabril lists common side effects including fatigue, drowsiness, vision changes, memory problems, confusion, aggression, joint pain, lack of coordination, weight gain, and upper respiratory infections.
Rare but serious side effects listed for Sabril include permanent vision loss or vision changes, anemia, and suicidal thoughts and behavior.
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Sabril – Lundbeck