carbamazepine

[ kahr-buh-maz-uh-peen ]

nounPharmacology.
  1. a white to whitish toxic powder, C15H12N2O, used as an analgesic in the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia and as an anticonvulsant.

Origin of carbamazepine

1
carbam(oyl) + azepine, components of the chemical name

Words Nearby carbamazepine

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British Dictionary definitions for carbamazepine

carbamazepine

/ (ˌkɑːbəˈmæzəˌpiːn) /


noun
  1. an anticonvulsant drug used in the management of epilepsy

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