Review: Itchiness in Carbamazepine
(By eHealthMe on Dec, 4, 2013)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
This is a review of Itchiness (Itching) by studying 14,927 people who take Carbamazepine. We analyze: the time on Carbamazepine when people have Itchiness, gender and age of these people, the severity of Itchiness, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Carbamazepine. The review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Carbamazepine (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of carbamazepine. It is often used in epilepsy, trigeminal neuralgia. Commonly reported side effects of Carbamazepine include convulsion, convulsion prophylaxis, fever, fatigue, dizziness.
Itchiness has been reported by people with high blood cholesterol, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, multiple sclerosis.
On Nov, 21, 2013: 14,922 people reported to have side effects when taking Carbamazepine. Among them, 256 people (1.72%) have Itchiness.
Time on Carbamazepine when people have Itchiness * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Itchiness when taking Carbamazepine * :
Age of people who have Itchiness when taking Carbamazepine * :
Severity of Itchiness when taking Carbamazepine ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Itchiness ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Epilepsy (18 people, 7.03%)
- Bipolar disorder (17 people, 6.64%)
- Product used for unknown indication (16 people, 6.25%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (13 people, 5.08%)
- Pain (13 people, 5.08%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clonazepam (28 people, 10.94%)
- Diazepam (20 people, 7.81%)
- Haloperidol (17 people, 6.64%)
- Fluconazole (15 people, 5.86%)
- Zyprexa (15 people, 5.86%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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