Article Text

Download PDFPDF

Chlormethiazole in the treatment of neonatal status epilepticus.
  1. P. Miller,
  2. I. Kovar


    A pre-term neonate with status epilepticus resistant to conventional treatment but who responded to a chlormethiazole infusion is reported. Nineteen days of continuous infusion was required before treatment could be discontinued and oral phenytoin substituted. Chlormethiazole should be considered in the treatment of resistant convulsions in the newborn.

    Statistics from

    Request Permissions

    If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.