Efficacy, safety, and pharmacokinetics of intravenous midazolam in Japanese children with status epilepticus.

Affiliation

Division of Neurology, Saitama Children's Medical Center, 1-2 Shintoshin, Chuo-ku, Saitama 330-8777, Japan. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

No dosing regimen has been established for the initial treatment of pediatric status epilepticus with intravenous midazolam. We therefore evaluated the efficacy, safety, and pharmacokinetics of bolus and continuous midazolam infusion.

Keywords

Efficacy,Midazolam,Open-label study,Pharmacokinetics,Safety,Status epilepticus,