[Gabapentin (Neurontin) and cancer pain: a pilot study].

Gabapentin (GBP) is a new antiepileptic agent with an original spectrum of activity. Its mechanism of action has not yet been fully elucidated but appears not to involve binding to GABA receptors despite being a structural analogue of GABA and is distinct from tricyclic antidepressants (TCAs). It has been shown to modulate high threshold calcium currents in… CONTINUE READING