Ch 24: GABA Analogue Medications

About This Chapter

Strengthen your GABA analogue medication knowledge with this skills and training chapter. These fun pharmacology lessons can be used to improve your professional knowledge, bring up your grades or prepare for upcoming exams.

GABA Analogue Medications - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, you'll get an overview of GABA analogue medications, including the drug pregabalin. These short and simple lessons explain basic information regarding GABA analogue medication uses, side effects, structure, withdrawal symptoms and much more.

Following each lesson is a short self-assessment quiz to help you retain important terms and concepts. You can work through the chapter at your own pace, using any device that has an Internet connection. If you have any questions about GABA analogue medications, simply reach out to our expert instructors online.

How It Helps

The lessons in this chapter can help any pharmacology student or working healthcare professional who needs to brush up on their GABA analog medication knowledge. You can access these resources at any time, and they can be used for test preparation, training, continuing education and independent learning.

Skills Covered

By the end of the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Differentiate between pregabalin and gabapentin
  • Describe the uses, contraindications, drug class, ingredients, side effects and withdrawal symptoms of pregabalin
  • Assess pregabalin's mechanism of action, pharmacokinetics and drug interactions
  • Evaluate the structure of pregabalin

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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