Offringa M, Newton R, Cozijnsen MA, Nevitt SJ. Prophylactic drug management for febrile seizures in children. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2017, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD003031. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003031.pub3.
This review (30 RCTs; n=4256) concludes that neither continuous nor intermittent treatment with zinc, antiepileptics or antipyretics can be recommended for children with febrile seizures. Parents/families should be supported with information on its benign nature.