CARBAMAZEPINE (CBZ)

n. a mood-stabilizing drug which acts as both an antidepressant and an anticonvulsant. (Trade name: Tegretol) It relieves pain in trigeminal neuralgia and prevents seizures in epilepsy.

CARBAMAZEPINE (CBZ): "Carbamazepine (CBZ) is a medication which functions as a pain reliever, a mood stabilizer, and an anticonvulsant."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CARBAMAZEPINE (CBZ)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/carbamazepine-cbz/ (accessed November 25, 2020).
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