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gabapentin

Known as: gabapentin [Chemical/Ingredient], Gabapentina, Convalis 
A synthetic analogue of the neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid with anticonvulsant activity. Although its exact mechanism of action is unknown… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
BACKGROUND This review updates parts of two earlier Cochrane reviews investigating effects of gabapentin in chronic neuropathic… Expand
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Synapses are asymmetric cellular adhesions that are critical for nervous system development and function, but the mechanisms that… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
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  • Current opinion in pharmacology
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 6808531
Gabapentin and pregabalin are structurally related compounds with recognized efficacy in the treatment of both epilepsy and… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The available drugs to treat neuropathic pain have incomplete efficacy and dose-limiting adverse effects. We compared… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Summary Although its exact mode of action is not known, gabapentin appears to have a unique effect on voltage‐dependent calcium… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Gabapentin and pregabalin (S-(+)-3-isobutylgaba) produced concentration-dependent inhibitions of the K(+)-induced [Ca(2+)](i… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
CONTEXT Postherpetic neuralgia (PHN) is a syndrome of often intractable neuropathic pain following herpes zoster (shingles) that… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
CONTEXT Pain is the most disturbing symptom of diabetic peripheral neuropathy. As many as 45% of patients with diabetes mellitus… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Although the cellular mechanisms of pharmacological actions of gabapentin (Neurontin) remain incompletely described, several… 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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