GABAPENTIN By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 a drug that is used to treat seizures and the pain associated with shingles. It is a chemical analogue of GABA and could increase the synthesis or release of GABA. GABAPENTIN: "Neurontin is the US trade name for gabapentin." Related Psychology Terms MEFLOQUINE MCTHAMPHETAMINE CARBAMAZEPINE (CBZ) SLOW-RELEASE PREPARATION GABA AGONISTS VALPROIC ACID NEFAZODONE SINEMET NONEPILEPTIC SEIZURE (NES) GABA ANTAGONISTS Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GABAPENTIN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gabapentin/ (accessed January 27, 2021).