The Dravet Syndrome Diagnosis Information Page is a collaborative project of NeedyMeds and the Dravet Syndrome Foundation. It is intended to provide information on Dravet Syndrome and to help people with Dravet Syndrome find assistance paying for their medications.
According to the NIH, Dravet syndrome, also called severe myoclonic epilepsy of infancy (SMEI), is a severe form of epilepsy. It appears during the first year of life with frequent febrile seizures - fever-related seizures that, by definition, are rare beyond age 5.
Below, please find a list of medications commonly used in the treatment of this diagnosis. Click on the hyperlink to find whether a savings program is available for that particular drug.
The Dravet Syndrome Foundation and NeedyMeds neither promote nor endorse the therapies listed below nor the supporters of this page. This page is for educational purposes only.
Medications used in the treatment of Dravet Syndrome
Click on the drug name to see what programs are available for the drug:
|Ativan (lorazepam) |
Depakote (divalproex sodium)