Summary of Antiepileptic Drugs Available in the U.S.

AED chart

This resource provides an overview of the use, dosage, side effects, and contraindications of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs).


This publication is intended to assist professionals who treat patients with epilepsy and serve as a teaching tool for those in healthcare training programs. It is in two parts—the first is a condensed summary of each AED and the second is expanded to include data on pharmacokinetics, side effects, and drug interactions.

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