GABAPENTIN

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."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GABAPENTIN," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gabapentin/ (accessed August 6, 2020).
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