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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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic inflammatory disorder of the gastrointestinal tract for which there are few safe… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We hypothesized that lacosamide modulates voltage-gated sodium channels (VGSCs) at clinical concentrations (32-100 muM… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Emerging evidence from animal models of neuropathic pain suggests that many pathophysiologic and biochemical changes occur in the… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Neuropathic pain, whether of peripheral or central origin, is characterized by a neuronal hyperexcitability in damaged areas of… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND The frequency of major malformations, growth retardation, and hypoplasia of the midface and fingers, known as the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Anticonvulsants taken in pregnancy are associated with an increased risk of malformations and developmental delay in… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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