Decision Aid Summary
|Title||Epilepsy: medication options when considering pregnancy|
|Audience||Women with epilepsy who are pregnant or trying to become pregnant.|
|Options included||Valproate, also known as Epilim.
Levetiracetam, also known as Keppra.
Lamotrigine, also known as Lamictal.
|Year of last update or review||2015|
|Format||Web, paper, PDF, Online interactive|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Developer||Option Grid Collaborative|
|Where was it developed?||http://www.optiongrid.org
Option Grid Collaborative
|Health condition||Epilepsy; Pregnancy|
|Type of decision aid||Treatment|
|Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:|
|6 out of 7 criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid|
|5 out of 8 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision|
|Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing|
Last modified: 2017-04-06.