Table 9

Grouping of treatments for subclinical seizures using cluster analysis.

Treatments for Subclinical Seizures


Cluster 1

Cluster 2


Valproic acid

Levetiracetam

Lamotrigine

Carbamazepine

Oxcarbazepine

Topiramate

Vitamin B6

Steroids

L-Carnitine/Acetyl-L-Carnitine

CoQ10

Vitamin B12

Taurine

Magnesium

Chelation

Glutathione Gluten-free Casein-free Diet

Ketogenic Diet/Atkin's Diet


A cluster analysis divided treatments into anti-epileptic drug treatments and non-antiepileptic drug treatments. Cluster analysis was applied to clusters 1 and 2 separately but no subclusters were evident.

Frye et al. BMC Pediatrics 2011 11:37   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-11-37

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