Review: Trileptal and Focalin and Intuniv
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Trileptal and Focalin and Intuniv. It is created by eHealthMe based on 119 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 2, 2014: 119 people who reported to have interactions when taking Trileptal, Focalin, Intuniv are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Trileptal (oxcarbazepine)
- Focalin (dexmethylphenidate hydrochloride)
- Intuniv (guanfacine hydrochloride)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Trileptal, Focalin, Intuniv:
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Product Quality Issue||40|
|Convulsion (muscles contract and relax rapidly and repeatedly, resulting in an uncontrolled shaking of the body)||36|
|No Adverse Event||32|
|Withdrawal Syndrome (a discontinuation syndrome is a set of symptoms occurred due to discontinuation of substance)||24|
|Drug Administration Error||20|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Trileptal, Focalin, Intuniv:
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Proteinuria (presence of protein in the urine)||6|
|Low Blood Sugar (low blood sugar cause seizures)||6|
|Contusion (a type of hematoma of tissue in which capillaries)||6|
|Platelet Count Decreased||6|
|Diabetes Mellitus Inadequate Control||4|
|Renal Cyst (kidney cyst)||4|
|Leukopenia (less number of white blood cells in blood)||4|
|Reticulocyte Count Decreased||4|
|Haemorrhagic Diathesis (bleeding tendency)||4|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder
- Bipolar disorder
- Tourette's disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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My son is 8 1/2 and hasnt wet the bed since he was 3. He has 2-3 times in the past 1 1/2. Should i be worried
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Todd on Jun, 26, 2012:
Surely this kid wasn't on all those stimulants at once. If so, the kid's parents should sue the doctor for malpractice/stupidity/attempted murder.
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