gabapentin

noun
gab·​a·​pen·​tin | \ˈgab-ə-ˌpen-tin \

Medical Definition of gabapentin 

: an anticonvulsant drug C9H17NO2 structurally related to gamma-aminobutyric acid that is administered orally as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of partial seizures — see neurontin

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