Meaning of carbamazepine

car•ba•maz•e•pine

Pronunciation: (kär"bu-maz'u-pēn"), [key]
— n. Pharm.
  1. a white to whitish toxic powder, CHNO, used as an analgesic in the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia and as an anticonvulsant.
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