Tegretol and Drug abuse - from FDA reports
Drug abuse is found among people who take Tegretol, especially for people who are female, 30-39 old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Seroquel, and have Pain. This review analyzes which people have Drug abuse with Tegretol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 31,704 people who have side effects when taking Tegretol from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 13, 2017
31,704 people reported to have side effects when taking Tegretol.
Among them, 158 people (0.5%) have Drug Abuse
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Tegretol when people have Drug Abuse *:
- < 1 month: 96.67 %
- 1 - 6 months: 1.67 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
- 5 - 10 years: 1.67 %
- 10+ years: 0.0 %
Gender of people who have Drug Abuse when taking Tegretol *:
- female: 53.9 %
- male: 46.1 %
Age of people who have Drug Abuse when taking Tegretol *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.75 %
- 10-19: 5.97 %
- 20-29: 8.21 %
- 30-39: 46.27 %
- 40-49: 12.69 %
- 50-59: 12.69 %
- 60+: 13.43 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Pain (22 people, 13.92%)
- Affective Disorder (12 people, 7.59%)
- Epilepsy (10 people, 6.33%)
- Bipolar Disorder (7 people, 4.43%)
- Suicide Attempt (5 people, 3.16%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Seroquel (53 people, 33.54%)
- Neurontin (33 people, 20.89%)
- Vicodin (31 people, 19.62%)
- Risperdal (27 people, 17.09%)
- Ativan (26 people, 16.46%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Stress And Anxiety (41 people, 25.95%)
- Drug Dependence (36 people, 22.78%)
- Pain (31 people, 19.62%)
- Headache (31 people, 19.62%)
- Breathing Difficulty (30 people, 18.99%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Drug abuse when taking Tegretol?
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