Review: could Oxcarbazepine cause Drug abuse?
This is a review of Drug abuse (Drug Abuse And Dependence) by studying 2,493 people who take Oxcarbazepine. We analyze: the time on Oxcarbazepine when people have Drug abuse, gender and age of these people, the severity of Drug abuse, how they recovered, and common conditions and drugs used besides Oxcarbazepine. The review is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
For patients like me, how are my drugs? On eHealthMe, you can research 300 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media. We use data reported since 1977 till to date. All studies are personalized to gender and age. Start now >>>
Oxcarbazepine (latest outcomes from 2,682 users) has active ingredients of oxcarbazepine. It is often used in bipolar disorder, epilepsy. Commonly reported side effects of Oxcarbazepine include convulsion, dizziness, fatigue, completed suicide, fatigue aggravated.
Drug abuse (latest reports from 59,262 patients) has been reported by people with pain, acupuncture and pain, depression, back pain, migraine.
On Feb, 23, 2014: 2,493 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxcarbazepine. Among them, 12 people (0.48%) have Drug Abuse.
Time on Oxcarbazepine when people have Drug abuse * :
Gender of people who have Drug abuse when taking Oxcarbazepine * :
|Drug abuse||36.36%||63.64% |
Age of people who have Drug abuse when taking Oxcarbazepine * :
|Drug abuse||0.00%||0.00%||9.09%||18.18%||54.55%||0.00%||9.09%||9.09% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Convulsion prophylaxis (3 people, 25.00%)
- Partial seizures (3 people, 25.00%)
- Bipolar disorder (1 people, 8.33%)
- Mania (1 people, 8.33%)
- Schizophrenia (1 people, 8.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Clonazepam (6 people, 50.00%)
- Keppra (3 people, 25.00%)
- Zolpidem (3 people, 25.00%)
- Temazepam (3 people, 25.00%)
- Lormetazepam (3 people, 25.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
Related topic: Oxcarbazepine, Drug abuse
You can also:
On eHealthMe, Oxcarbazepine (oxcarbazepine) is often used for bipolar disorder. Find out below the conditions Oxcarbazepine is used for, how effective it is, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is Oxcarbazepine used for and how effective is it:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
Could it be a symptom from a condition:
Browse Oxcarbazepine side effects from A to Z:
Browse Oxcarbazepine drug interactions with drugs from A to Z:
Drugs in real world that are associated with:
Could your condition cause it?
Comments from related studies:
From this study (4 days ago):
low levels of sodium and high level of alkaline phosphatase
From this study (5 days ago):
my son has recently added vimpat to trileptal for treatment of complex partial seizures
he seems to be having a lot of absent seizures
any data on this?
From this study (7 days ago):
Heartrace & elevated Blood Pressure come & go. Short shallow breathing,restlessness,some unknown agitation, & restlessness started when I started Paxil. These symptoms. come & go frequently ,& now after the Trileptin was started 3 days ago , my chest. has been hurting with increased. exercise & nigh sweats started while breathing issues & restlessness have increased. t to the point of not enough sleep . My bowels have been salty smelling. since new years eve due to an overdose on Tylenol extra strength & Klonopin ,which the ER gave me charcoal for,discharging me when the liver levels were okay
Post a new comment OR Read more comments
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
More questions for: Oxcarbazepine, Drug abuse
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- Off label use of drugs for peripheral neuropathy causing memory loss
I have peripheral neuropathy with standard symptoms of burning, tingling, stabbing pain on the tops of my feet. I have had this condition for over 15 years getting worse over time. The last 5 years I have seen a couple of doctors and through trial and error we settled on a combination of Savella and ...
More reviews for: Oxcarbazepine, Drug abuse
Related drug studies for: Oxcarbazepine, Drug abuse
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients and brand name. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients (e.g. generic drugs) are NOT considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.