If you are:
FDB Only When Necessary: NO FDA CATEGORY; TERATOGENIC EFFECTS ASSOC. WITH OTHER ANTICONVULSANTS
Precaution: LIMITED DATA SUGGEST SIGNIFICANT AMOUNT EXCRETED
An adult over 60:
management or monitoring precaution: Neuro/Psych-Avoid anticonvulsants except for seizure disorders. Anticonvulsants can cause ataxia, impaired psychomotor function, syncope and additional falls.
Giving ethosuximide to a child under 12:
management or monitoring precaution: Safety and efficacy under 3 years of age not established.