Wolff Award 1996. The actions of valproate and neurosteroids in a model of trigeminal pain.

@article{Cutrer1996WolffA1,
  title={Wolff Award 1996. The actions of valproate and neurosteroids in a model of trigeminal pain.},
  author={Fred Michael Cutrer and Michael a. Moskowitz},
  journal={Headache},
  year={1996},
  volume={36 10},
  pages={579-85}
}
Gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) receptors are ubiquitous inhibitory receptors in the central and peripheral nervous systems. Valproic acid (2-propylpentanoic acid), which enhances GABA synthesis and blocks degradation, is useful in migraine treatment and may act through activation of GABA receptors to modulate trigeminal nociceptive neurons innervating the… CONTINUE READING