PMID: 590220Dec 1, 1977

Reduction of duration and severity of megimide seizures in rats on a folic acid deficient diet

Epilepsia
O R HommesJ C Kok

Abstract

Folic acid deficient diet reduces the duration and severity of intravenous megimide seizures in the rat after 6 months of diet. Plasma and serum folate levels are strongly reduced after that period. The difference between Lactobacillus casei and Streptococcus faecalis activity in brain show a slight, but not significant, decrease after 12 months of diet.

References

Oct 1, 1973·Journal of the Neurological Sciences·E A Obbens, O R Hommes
Jul 1, 1972·Journal of the Neurological Sciences·O R Hommes, E A Obbens
Jan 1, 1973·Archives of Neurology·D B Smith, L C Racusen
May 1, 1973·Journal of the Neurological Sciences·O R HommesC C Wijffels

Citations

Jun 1, 1979·Epilepsia·W J FreedR J Wyatt

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Megimide
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