Table 8

Studied doses of antiepileptic drugs for migraine prophylaxis

Antiepileptic drugDaily dose (mg/d)
CarbamazepineNot reported
Sodium valproate400 – 1500
Divalproex sodium500 – 1500
Gabapentin1200 – 2400
Lamotrigine50 – 200
Oxcarbazepine1200

From: Results

Cover of Drug Class Review: Antiepileptic Drugs for Indications Other Than Epilepsy
Drug Class Review: Antiepileptic Drugs for Indications Other Than Epilepsy: Final Report Update 2 [Internet].
McDonagh M, Peterson K, Lee N, et al.
Portland (OR): Oregon Health & Science University; 2008 Oct.
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