Gabapentin meaning

găbə-pĕntn
An oral anticonvulsant chemically related to gamma-aminobutyric acid, C9 H17 NO2 , used primarily in the treatment of focal seizures and neuralgia, especially after infection with herpes zoster.
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An oral anticonvulsant chemically related to gamma-aminobutyric acid, C9 H17 NO2 , used primarily in the treatment of focal seizures and neuralgia, especially after infection with herpes zoster.
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Origin of gabapentin

  • GABA pent(ane) (used in its synthesis) –in

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition