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Review: could Oxcarbazepine cause Systemic lupus erythematosus?

Summary: Systemic lupus erythematosus is reported only by a few people who take Oxcarbazepine.

We study 2,711 people who have side effects while taking Oxcarbazepine from FDA and social media. Find out below who they are, when they have Systemic lupus erythematosus and more.

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Oxcarbazepine

Oxcarbazepine has active ingredients of oxcarbazepine. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from 2,892 Oxcarbazepine users)

Systemic lupus erythematosus

Systemic lupus erythematosus (an autoimmune disease, which means the body's immune system mistakenly, attacks healthy tissue) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, crohn's disease, osteoporosis, multiple sclerosis, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 13,091 Systemic lupus erythematosus patients)

On Jan, 28, 2015: 2,711 people reported to have side effects when taking Oxcarbazepine. Among them, 1 people (0.04%) has Systemic Lupus Erythematosus.

Trend of Systemic lupus erythematosus in Oxcarbazepine reports

Time on Oxcarbazepine when people have Systemic lupus erythematosus * :

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Gender of people who have Systemic lupus erythematosus when taking Oxcarbazepine * :

FemaleMale
Systemic lupus erythematosus100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Systemic lupus erythematosus when taking Oxcarbazepine * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Systemic lupus erythematosus0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Severity of Systemic lupus erythematosus when taking Oxcarbazepine ** :

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How people recovered from Systemic lupus erythematosus ** :

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Top conditions involved for these people * :

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Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Clonazepam (1 people, 100.00%)
  2. Topamax (1 people, 100.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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