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Perampanel-Induced Cataplexy in a Young Male with Generalized Epilepsy | CNS Spectrums | Cambridge Core

Perampanel-Induced Cataplexy in a Young Male with Generalized Epilepsy | CNS Spectrums | Cambridge Core

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https://www.cambridge.org/core/journals/cns-spectrums/article/perampanelinduced-cataplexy-in-a-young-male-with-generalized-epilepsy/3798B2E010B73B073991145D7C5EBFEC

Perampanel is an anti-epileptic drug reported to exert its effects in the central never system (CNS) by inhibiting post-synaptic glutamate receptors. The most commonly reported neuropsychiatric side effects are affective dysregulation with some reports of psychosis. However, the precise therapeutic mechanism is unknown.