Take Action Now and Protect Access to Medications
Pennsylvania – Protect Access to Medications Exclude Epilepsy Medications from the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Take Action! The Pennsylvania Senate is considering a bill, SB 1180, which would expand the state’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program to include Schedule V drugs, including anti-epilepsy drugs (AEDs). The House considered a bill to expand the prescription drug monitoring […]Learn more
Sign the Epilepsy Research and Medical Marijuana Petition!
The Epilepsy Foundation of America has started a petition on the White House website. We need your help! We are calling on the President and the Drug Enforcement Administration to reschedule marijuana to a lower level under the controlled substances act. The Foundation supports this change to benefit greater access to marijuana and its […]Learn more
Funding for Epilepsy Services Eliminated
The Epilepsy Foundations of Pennsylvania rely on state funding to provide services for you! From first aid training’s in schools and educating Emergency Responder’s to referral services, we are able to help you better because of the support from the state budget. Unfortunately epilepsy services have been cut from the next fiscal budget. This is […]Learn more
Important Safety Announcement about Onfi (Clobazam)
FDA Warns of Serious Skin Reactions and has Approved Label Change The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning the public that the anti-seizure drug Onfi (clobazam) can cause rare but serious skin reactions that can result in permanent harm and death. We have approved changes to the Onfi drug label and the patient […]Learn more
Take Action Now in Pennsylvania
Your Voice is Needed in Pennsylvania! Protect Access to Medication in Pennsylvania! Urge your legislator to exclude epilepsy medications from the prescription drug monitoring program The Pennsylvania legislature is considering a bill, HB 1694, that would expand the state’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program to include anti-epilepsy drugs (AEDs). Drug monitoring programs have been established in […]Learn more
ONFI® (clobazam) CIV Scored Tablets and Oral Suspension Now Available in U.S. Pharmacies
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Matt Flesch 847-282-1154 ONFI® (clobazam) CIV Scored Tablets and Oral Suspension Now Available in U.S. Pharmacies New Formulations Provide Dosing Flexibility for Physicians and their Patients ONFI.com Updated with New Tools and Resources for Families Deerfield, Ill. August 12, 2013 – Lundbeck announced today that ONFI (clobazam) CIV will be available […]Learn more
Reserve Your Spot on the Green Today!
Reserve Your Spot Today for the… 25th Charley Roach Golf Invitational benefitting the Epilepsy Foundation Eastern PA We hope you will be able to join us at this year’s Charley Roach Golf Invitational on September 10th, at RiverCrest Golf Club and Preserve. Now you can purchase your tickets directly online at our website: www.golf4epilepsy.kintera.org or […]Learn more
Make an Impact, Support Camp Achieve 2013!
Please consider supporting Camp Achieve 2013 and pave the way for our campers to create unforgettable memories, build relationships and experience the best that summer has to offer! This summer while most kids are enjoying their time off at camp, swimming, or even going for a bike ride, know that there are many kids who […]Learn more
The L.E.A.P to Understanding
The L.E.A.P. to Understanding – Local Epilepsy Awareness Project Invites You To … Join Us on For A Community Conversation About Epilepsy/Seizure Disorders With Your Help We Will: Identify our community needs, existing services, and service gaps. Deepen our connections as a community concerned about the impact of epilepsy on children. Inspire action that would […]Learn more