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 29,490 people who have side effects while taking Tegretol from FDA. Among them, 785 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 32,269 users)
Anxiety has been reported by people with depression, multiple sclerosis, stress and anxiety, osteoporosis, pain (latest reports from 292,128 Anxiety patients).
On Nov, 23, 2016
29,490 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol.
Among them, 785 people (2.66%) have Anxiety
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tegretol when people have Anxiety *:
- < 1 month: 37.1 %
- 1 - 6 months: 22.58 %
- 6 - 12 months: 4.84 %
- 1 - 2 years: 4.84 %
- 2 - 5 years: 4.84 %
- 5 - 10 years: 11.29 %
- 10+ years: 14.52 %
Gender of people who have Anxiety when taking Tegretol *:
- female: 64.14 %
- male: 35.86 %
Age of people who have Anxiety when taking Tegretol *:
- 0-1: 0.17 %
- 2-9: 1.2 %
- 10-19: 7.18 %
- 20-29: 7.35 %
- 30-39: 15.56 %
- 40-49: 23.42 %
- 50-59: 20.51 %
- 60+: 24.62 %
Severity of Anxiety **:
- least: 0.0 %
- moderate: 60 %
- severe: 20 %
- most severe: 20 %
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Neurontin (130 people, 16.56%)
- Seroquel (92 people, 11.72%)
- Zoloft (78 people, 9.94%)
- Valium (72 people, 9.17%)
- Lamictal (70 people, 8.92%)
Forecasts by ePatient.care (We will alert you to new symptoms or undetected conditions when you take Tegretol, learn more )
Potential co-existing conditions
- Pain (97 people, 12.36%)
- Depression (90 people, 11.46%)
- Convulsion (76 people, 9.68%)
- Bipolar Disorder (58 people, 7.39%)
Potential co-existing symptoms
- Pain (240 people, 30.57%)
- Depression (239 people, 30.45%)
- Insomnia (172 people, 21.91%)
- Weakness (143 people, 18.22%)
- Headache (142 people, 18.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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