Neurontin


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Synonyms for Neurontin

an anticonvulsant (trade name Neurontin) used to control some types of seizures in the treatment of epilepsy

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Neurontin ranks as the fifth most-prescribed medication nationwide.
In 1993, Pfizer's Neurontin (gabapentin, [1-aminomethyl] cyclohexaneacetic acid), an Orange Book listed drug structurally related to the neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), gained FDA approval as an adjunctive therapy in the treatment of partial seizures in patients with epilepsy.
PC Turner said guidance on T the Neurontin website advised that alcohol should not be drunk while on the medication, and for older adults combining the two "may be dangerous".
In 2004, the Department of Justice sued Pfizer for improperly marketing its epilepsy drug Neurontin. The company pleaded guilty and paid $430 million to resolve the allegations.
The carriers and the employer plan sponsor are suing over coverage of Neurontin, a brand-name version of gabapentin.
The skeptics point out the case of Neurontin, an anti-seizure medicine, which was touted on the 23,600 ALS disease sites as possibly beneficial.
(47) In the Neurontin MDL, one such TPP, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc.
Four of the affected boxes were found to contain the anti-psychotic drug Seroquel XL 50mg and one packet contained Pfizer's anti-epileptic medication, Neurontin, in 100mg capsules.
Five boxes were found to contain other companies' medicines, including the anti-psychotic drug Seroquel XL 50mg and Pfizer's anti-epileptic medication, Neurontin, in 100mg capsules.
Scotland Yard's specialist crime directorate, which tackles serious and organised crime, launched a probe after four boxes were found to contain the anti-psychotic drug Seroquel XL 50mg and one packet contained Pfizer's anti-epileptic medication, Neurontin, in 100mg capsules.
A fifth packet contained an anti-epilepsy drug called Neurontin.
One contained Seroquel XL 50mg tablets and the other contained the Pfizer product Neurontin 100mg capsules.
Anti-epileptic drug Neurontin was found in a box of the pills yesterday.
M2 PHARMA-June 2, 2011-Teva, Pfizer settle generic Neurontin patent litigation(C)2011 M2 COMMUNICATIONS
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