A Study to Assess the Efficacy and Safety of Brivaracetam as Treatment for Increased Seizure Activity in an Epilepsy Monitoring Unit Setting

What is the purpose of this trial?

The purpose of this study is to assess the efficacy of intravenous brivaracetam (BRV) compared to intravenous lorazepam (LZP) in subjects with epilepsy undergoing Epilepsy Monitoring Unit (EMU) evaluation who experience seizures that require prompt treatment.

Participation Guidelines

Ages: 18 - 70 years

Gender: Both

UCB Biopharma

Start Date: 10/23/2017

End Date: 06/30/2018

Last Updated: 02/22/2018

Study HIC#: 2000021003

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Lawrence J. Hirsch

Principal Investigator