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How effective is Oxcarbazepine for Seizure disorder (Epilepsy)?

Overall ratings: 3.9/5
Long term ratings: 3.9/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high

This is a review of how effective Oxcarbazepine (oxcarbazepine) is for Seizure disorder. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 24 reports from user community and is updated continuously.

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What is Oxcarbazepine

Oxcarbazepine (latest outcomes from 2,889 users) has active ingredients of oxcarbazepine. It is often used in epilepsy.

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Seizure disorder

Seizure disorder (disease of seizure related) (latest reports from 69,343 patients) can be treated by Keppra, Lamictal, Tegretol, Dilantin, Lamotrigine, Carbamazepine.

On Nov, 24, 2014: 24 people are studied for taking Oxcarbazepine in Seizure disorder




Oxcarbazepine effectiveness for Seizure disorder


Long term Oxcarbazepine effectiveness for Seizure disorder

Oxcarbazepine effectiveness for Seizure disorder (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall03669
Long term
(1+ years)
02557

Gender of people who take Oxcarbazepine for Seizure disorder * :

FemaleMale
Seizure disorder62.50%37.50%

Age of people who take Oxcarbazepine for Seizure disorder * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Seizure disorder0.00%16.67%12.50%20.83%12.50%4.17%20.83%12.50%

Who find Oxcarbazepine more effective for Seizure disorder?

Gender of people who find Oxcarbazepine more effective * :

FemaleMale
Seizure disorder80.00%20.00%

Age of people who find Oxcarbazepine more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Seizure disorder0.00%13.33%13.33%13.33%13.33%6.67%33.33%6.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • What is the sugar content of hydroxyzine syrup? how will it interact with the ketogenic diet for seizure disorder?
    (Asked by a 18 year old boy who has Seizure Disorder)
    Son is starting the ketogenic diet again after having been successful and seizure free for 13 years. Seizures are creeping back in so we are staring the diet again. Hydroxyzine is the only med that might have an interaction because it is a liquid syrup. I can't find anything that tells me the sug ...

  • If you stop taking oxcarbazepine will your hair grow back?
    (Asked by a 47 year old man who has Hair Loss, and takes Oxcarbazepine)
    has been getting thinner on top and now there's a little bald spot it just seems like the last month and a half maybe that I've noticed that my hair has been getting thinner on top and now there's a little bald spot where its really thin and you can see the scalp and he increased my dosage by 600 mi ...

  • Can lamictal cause false positive pcp drug screen
    (Asked by a 42 year old woman who has Epilepsy, and takes Lamictal Xr)
    I had a rapid urine drug screen for new employment and it shows positive for PCP. I have never taken or even seen PCP. I am so embarrassed and mortified. Needless to say my urine has been sent to a lab to see if it can rule out false positive results. I called my neurologist and my Pharmacist an ...

  • Does nexplanon have nickel in it?
    (Asked by a 20 year old woman who has Nickel Allergy , Epilepsy, and takes Zantac, Lidocaine Hydrochloride, Gabapentin)
    I have a severe nickel allergy and I have epilepsy. I am considering explain to reduce periodes since my seizures are worse that time of the month. I need to know if nexplanon has nickel because I need to avoid it if it does.

  • Hcg diet is good for me
    (Asked by a 33 year old woman who has Epilepsy, and takes HCG)
    I'M PRESENTLY ON DEPRESSION MEDICINE AND LAMYCTAL FOR SEIZURES. CAN I GO ON THE HCG INJECTION DIET?

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    (Posted by a 62 year old woman who has Narcolepsy, Prinzmetal's Angina , Antiphospholipid Syndrome, High Blood Pressure, Obsessive-compulsive Personality Disorder, Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome, Migraine With Aura, Herniated Intervertebral Disk, Osteoarthritis, Fibromyalgia, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Diabetes Mellitus Insulin-dependent, Bipolar I Disorder, and takes Benadryl, Baclofen, Plaquenil, Nitro-bid, Maxalt-mlt, Imitrex, Zofran Odt, Ms Contin, Clonidine, Amlodipine Besylate, Novolog Flexpen, Levemir Flexpen, Halcion, Valium, Primidone, Neurontin, Trileptal)
    In 2005 I had NMS, which was not detected by my drs for 4 months. I'd been on Lexapro & Seroquel for 2 yrs, but was weaned from Lexapro & placed on Lamictal 3/05. Began getting low-grade fevers, which I was told were not caused by the Lamictal. I quit taking it anyway, fevers (along with uncontrolla ...

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    (Posted by a 9 year old girl who has IIH, and takes Trileptal)
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  • Seizure patient was on depakote for 16 years now on keppra 1500 mg.
    (Posted by a 29 year old woman who has Epilepsy, and takes Vicodin, Vitamin D, Depakote, Keppra)
    I am 28 years old and been off depakote for 5 months. I started keppra to control my seizure disorder, which works great. But for the past year I have developed osteoarthritis in my thoracic, si joints, and lumbar. I get alot of muscle hypersensitivity and pain. Can any of this be due to long term ...

  • I have less pain from my trigeminal neuralgia when i'm manic.
    (Posted by a 47 year old woman who has Bipolar 1 And Trigeminal Neuralgia, and takes Trileptal, Zyprexa)
    Has anyone had a relief of pain when they are manic?

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