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Ethosuximide: Oral capsule, liquid filled

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Ethosuximide 250mg Cap
Pliva Inc a Division of Teva USA
Pill Identification: PA1000 
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Ethosuximide 250mg Cap
Versapharm Incorporated
Pill Identification: VP 25 

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What is this medicine?

ETHOSUXIMIDE (eth oh SUX i mide) is used to control seizures in certain types of epilepsy.

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Ethosuximide: Oral capsule, liquid filled
Usage by Gender
61.46%
38.54%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
77.6%
13.03%
5.54%
3.84%
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