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What does VSSC stand for?

VSSC stands for Voltage-Sensitive Sodium Channels

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The mechanism of action is not known, but in vitro studies suggest that lamotrigine inhibits voltage-sensitive sodium channels, thus stabilizing neuronal membranes and modulating presynaptic release of excitatory neurotransmitters such as glutamate and aspartate.
Lamotrigine, a novel anticonvulsant, appears to have diverse mechanisms of action, including inhibition of the release of the excitatory neurotransmitter glutamate, calcium channel blockade, and an effect on voltage-sensitive sodium channels, which are believed to play a role in bipolar disorder.