Papers And Originals

Epilepsy and Oral Contraception

Br Med J 1969; 1 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.1.5639.294 (Published 01 February 1969) Cite this as: Br Med J 1969;1:294
  1. Michael Espir,
  2. M. E. Walker,
  3. June P. Lawson

    Abstract

    A controlled cross-over trial in 20 epileptic women, receiving regular anticonvulsant therapy showed that an oral contraceptive with a low oestrogen/ progestogen content had no significant effect on the average frequency of fits compared with identical dummy tablets.