Review: could Carbamazepine cause Intracranial Pressure Increased?


Intracranial pressure increased is found among people who take Carbamazepine, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old also take medication Etoposide, and have Epilepsy . We study 17,486 people who have side effects while taking Carbamazepine from FDA and social media. Among them, 9 have Intracranial pressure increased. Find out below who they are, when they have Intracranial pressure increased and more.

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Carbamazepine has active ingredients of carbamazepine. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Carbamazepine 22,151 users)

Intracranial Pressure Increased

Intracranial pressure increased (high pressure inside the skull and thus in the brain tissue and cerebrospinal fluid) has been reported by people with birth control, growth hormone deficiency, atrial fibrillation/flutter, depression, hiv infection (latest reports from 3,216 Intracranial pressure increased patients).

On Sep, 26, 2016

17,486 people reported to have side effects when taking Carbamazepine.
Among them, 9 people (0.05%) have Intracranial Pressure Increased

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Carbamazepine cause Intracranial pressure increased?

Gender of people who have Intracranial Pressure Increased when taking Carbamazepine *:

  • female: 55.56 %
  • male: 44.44 %

Age of people who have Intracranial Pressure Increased when taking Carbamazepine *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 11.11 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 11.11 %
  • 30-39: 33.33 %
  • 40-49: 22.22 %
  • 50-59: 22.22 %
  • 60+: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Epilepsy (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Neuralgia (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Neoplasm (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Multiple Sclerosis (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Malignant Glioma (1 person, 11.11%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Tarceva (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Phenobarbital Tab (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Lignocaine (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Levetiracetam (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Etoposide (1 person, 11.11%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Convulsion (2 people, 22.22%)
  • Blood Pressure Increased (2 people, 22.22%)
  • White Blood Cell Count Increased (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Haemorrhage Intracranial (1 person, 11.11%)
  • Glioblastoma (1 person, 11.11%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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