Treating focal onset seizures in epilepsy (NICE TA753)
1.1 Cenobamate is recommended as an option for treating focal onset seizures with or without secondary generalised seizures in adults with drug-resistant epilepsy that has not been adequately controlled with at least 2 antiseizure medicines. It is recommended only if:
it is used as an add-on treatment, after at least 1 other add-on treatment has not controlled seizures, and
treatment is started in a tertiary epilepsy service.
Amber level 0
Reason for decision:
Suitable for GP prescribing following recommendation/initiation by specialist