carbamazepine

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carbamazepine

[‚kär·bə′maz·ə‚pēn]
(pharmacology)
C15H12N2O An anticonvulsant that is used in the treatment of epilepsy, and is also useful in the treatment of periods of mania associated with bipolar depression.
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(Atretol), TEVA Epitol, Tegretol, Pharmaceuticals USA Tegretol-XR (Carbamazepine and Epitol), Warner Chilcott Inc (Car- bamazepine), Ciba- Geneva Pharmaceu- ticals (Tegretol and Tegretol-XR) Klonopin Clonazepam Roche Laboratories Inc.
* Anti-epilepsy drugs like phenytoin (Dilantin), carbamazepine (Epitol, Tegretol), and phenobarbital.