Current Pain and Headache Reports

, Volume 7, Issue 1, pp 39–42 | Cite as

Anticonvulsants for the treatment of neuropathic pain syndromes

  • Miroslav Backonja


This article is an evidence-based summary of randomized clinical trials published in peer-reviewed journals regarding the efficacy of anticonvulsants for the treatment of neuropathic pain.


Carbamazepine Neuropathic Pain Gabapentin Lamotrigine Diabetic Neuropathy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Miroslav Backonja
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Neurology H6/570University of Wisconsin HospitalMadisonUSA

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