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Anticonvulsants

Known as: anticonvulsant, [CN400] ANTICONVULSANTS, Anticonvulsive Drugs 
A drug or other substance used to prevent or stop seizures or convulsions.
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Review
2019
Review
2019
The human gut contains trillions of symbiotic bacteria that play a key role in programming different aspects of host physiology… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Comment on epileptic seizures and epilepsy : definitions proposed by the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE) and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Valproic acid is widely used to treat epilepsy and bipolar disorder and is also a potent teratogen, but its mechanisms of action… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
A core component to corticolimbic circuitry is the GABAergic interneuron. Neuroanatomic studies conducted over the past century… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The Quality Standards Subcommittee seeks to develop scientifically sound, clinically relevant practice parameters for the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Gabapentin (1-(aminomethyl)cyclohexane acetic acid; Neurontin) is a novel anticonvulsant drug, with a mechanism of action… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Arene oxide metabolites of aromatic anticonvulsants (phenytoin, phenobarbital, and carbamazepine) may be involved in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Whole-cell and single-channel recording techniques were used to study the action of the anticonvulsant drug MK-801 [(+)-5-methyl… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The compound MK-801 [(+)-5-methyl-10,11-dihydro-5H-dibenzo[a,d] cyclohepten-5,10-imine maleate)] is a potent anticonvulsant that… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
By means of the maximal electroshock seizure (MES) test, the subcutaneous pentylenetetrazol (PTZ) seizure threshold test, and the… Expand
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