Definition of anticonvulsant
: used or tending to control or to prevent convulsions (as in epilepsy)
anticonvulsantor less commonly
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Lamotrigine is an anticonvulsant drug that is often used with other medications to help with symptoms of depression.
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Medical Definition of anticonvulsant
: used or tending to control or prevent convulsions (as in epilepsy)
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