Could Tegretol cause Anxiety - from FDA reports
Anxiety is found among people who take Tegretol, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Neurontin, and have Epilepsy . We study 30,710 people who have side effects while taking Tegretol from FDA. Among them, 844 have Anxiety. Find out below who they are, when they have Anxiety and more.
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Tegretol has active ingredients of carbamazepine. It is often used in epilepsy. (latest outcomes from Tegretol 32,286 users)
Anxiety has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, osteoporosis, pain (latest reports from 292,392 Anxiety patients).
On Dec, 25, 2016
30,710 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol.
Among them, 844 people (2.75%) have Anxiety
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tegretol when people have Anxiety *:
- < 1 month: 52.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 18.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 1.33 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 6.67 %
- 5 - 10 years: 9.33 %
- 10+ years: 8.0 %
Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Tegretol *:
- female: 63.5 %
- male: 36.5 %
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Tegretol *:
- 0-1: 0.16 %
- 2-9: 1.11 %
- 10-19: 7.13 %
- 20-29: 7.45 %
- 30-39: 14.58 %
- 40-49: 23.3 %
- 50-59: 20.13 %
- 60+: 26.15 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Epilepsy (131 people, 15.52%)
- Pain (101 people, 11.97%)
- Depression (89 people, 10.55%)
- Convulsion (79 people, 9.36%)
- Bipolar Disorder (59 people, 6.99%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (145 people, 17.18%)
- Seroquel (107 people, 12.68%)
- Zoloft (81 people, 9.60%)
- Valium (73 people, 8.65%)
- Lamictal (71 people, 8.41%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (261 people, 30.92%)
- Depression (248 people, 29.38%)
- Insomnia (176 people, 20.85%)
- Headache (163 people, 19.31%)
- Injury (146 people, 17.30%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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